R. Lovett, of the Cathedral Church of Worcester, Author of Philosophical Essays in Three Parts.
Pub.d. by W. Richard for Ancient & Modern Print Warehouse 174 Strand. [n.d., c.1770.]
Mezzotint, rare. Plate: 255 x 350mm, (10 x 13¾") large margins. Repair on platemark on left.
A three-quater length portrait of Richard Lovett, 1692-1780, author of 'The Electrical Philosopher, containing a new System of Physics, founded on the principle of an Universal Plenum of Elementary Fire', published in Worcester 1774. Depicted within his study with a desk full of scientific aparatus.
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