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Portrait of unknown medical gentleman (previously Dr William Hunter)
Portrait of a medical gentleman. Unknown artist. Oil on canvas; 77x65cm. A handwritten label adhered on stretcher verso specifies Gainsborough as the artist and Dr William Hunter as the sitter. However, there is no record that Gainsborough ever painted Hunter, and this is not in his style. Likewise, the sitter's clothing here dates from about 1770, when Hunter was in his 50s, and this painting does not show a man of that age. It does show, half length, a gentleman in his thirties, facing right holding an anatomy book open at a picture of a skeleton. The artist and sitter remain the subject of research.
Ivory and silver cane head only, originally owned by William Hunter
Ivory and silver cane head only, which originally belonged to William Hunter, mounted as a table decoration, the foot of which is hallmarked 1805, English
Circular bronze medal, commemorates William Hunter
Circular bronze medal, commemorates William Hunter, surgeon and teacher of anatomy, designed by Burch, made in Great Britain, 1774
Medal, Glasgow University, William Hunter prize, t
Medal, Glasgow University, William Hunter prize, to William K. Anderson, for Botanly, 1898, Macphial, sculpture
Bronze medal to commemorate William Hunter, by Bur
Bronze medal to commemorate William Hunter, by Burch, England, 1783-1800
Bronze medal, with portrait of William Hunter, Uni
Bronze medal, with portrait of William Hunter, University of Glasgow, prize for Geology awarded to James W. French, 1898, Macphail artist
Bronze medal to commemorate William Hunter (1718-1
Bronze medal to commemorate William Hunter (1718-1783), by Burch, England, 1774
Bronze male anatomical figure on a marble stand, 1750-1800.
Anatomy & Pathology
Anatomical figure, écorché, male, bronze, on marble stand, after Spang, English, 1750-1800
Medal, University of Glasgow, showing William Hunt
Medal, University of Glasgow, showing William Hunter, to John Spencer Muirhead, for forensic medicine, 1914, Macphail, artist
Bronze medal, given to and commemorating work of W
Bronze medal, given to and commemorating work of William Hunter the anatomist, made by Burke, British, 1774
Portrait of John Hunter (1728-1793) surgeon, United Kingdom, 1830-1839
Lithograph. Portrait of John Hunter by J. Allport after William Sharp after Sir Joshua Reynolds. 183-?. 18"x12"
The Forth Bridge Commemorative Portrait Group
Photographic Collections (Railway)
Mounted photograph, commemorative portrait group, opening of the Forth Bridge, 4th March 1890, by J Lamb, photographer, Edinburgh. Showing Arthur J Knowles, Sir William Arrol, Joseph Philippe, Andrew S Biggart, A J Symonds, Reginald E Middleton, R Walter Mlik, Louis Neville, Duncan Campbell, Alex Chalmers, Rudolph Lilljequiot, T Moir, Allan D Stewart, Ernest W Moir, William Gray, Alfred E Mavor, W F Jackson, John Walker, William White Millar, Marquis of Tweeddale, Sir Matthew W Ridley, Lord Colville, William Heygate, Matthew W Thompson, Earl of Elgin, James Hall Renton, Lord Hindlip, John Dent, J B Wieland, Sir John Fowler, Samuel Balbirnie, Wilhelm Westhofen, E Malcolm Wood, John Noble, Spencer Brunton, Walter J Bourke, Maurice Fitzmaurice, Axel Shluter, Evelyn G Carey, Henry Oakeley, James Blackburn, Sir Benjamin Baker, Frederick G Cooper, William N Bakewell, Thomas Scott, George Aitken, Adam Hunter, J B Webster, John Martin. Overall: 918 mm x 672 mm.
Hunter type clinical thermometer
Clinical mercury thermometer, Fahrenheit, cased, John Hunter's type, by William Cary, London c.1800
Hunter type clinical thermometer
Clinical mercury thermometer, Fahrenheit, John Hunter's type, by William Cary, London c.1800