William Woodville, M.D. F.R.S. Author of Medical Botany

Made:
1806 in England
engraver:
Thomas A Woolnoth
and
William Bond
maker:
George Sidney Shepherd
and
Lemuel Francis Abbott
publisher:
Robert John Thornton

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Engraving: Portrait of William Woodville (1752-1805) with below a vignette of the Inoculation Hospital at St. Pancras. Thornton, 1806. Print engraving, stipple and line 49x35cm, image 14.3x11.7cm oval. After the oil by Abbott in the Royal College of Physicians, London. Plate from: Sexual system of Linnaeus/R.J. Thornton. 1807. Imprint to vignette: Shepherd del.; Woolnoth sculp. Portrait, HL seated to L, in oval surmounted by plants; below, vignette "View of the inoculating Hospital at Pancras" [Smallpox Hospital]

Details

Category:
Art
Object Number:
1989-70
Measurements:
image: 143 mm x 117 mm
type:
print
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Grosvenor Prints

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