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Lavoisier, Antoine Laurent (1743 - 1794)
 
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Image caption[Chemical Philosophers of the present Day.]
Creator (Engraver) Caldwall, James , 1739 - 1819
Creator (Painter) David, Jacques Louis , 1748 - 1825
Image Type Print (Engraving)
Image Date [1801]
Size 15.5 x 20.5 cm.
Call number Smith P/L398.4 M
Notes Engraving by James Caldwall, after a 1788 painting by David. Caption below image: Lavoisier. Originally, this image was part of a larger engraving carrying the title Chemical Philosophers of the present Day. The engraving included a portrait of Joseph Priestley above, also engraved by Caldwall and after a painting by John Opie, with this image of Lavoisier below. Here, the engraving has been cut in half, and the Priestley portrait is separately catalogued as P/P933.21 M.