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Newton, Isaac , Sir (1642 - 1727)
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Image captionCambridge, Trinity College Chapel. "Newton."
Creator (Sculptor) Roubiliac, Louis François , 1702 - 1762
Publisher F. Frith & Co.
Image Type Postcard
Image Date [not after 1927]
Size 9 x 14 cm.
Call number Smith P/N485.92 S
Notes Postcard featuring a photograph of Louis François Roubiliac's 1755 statue of Isaac Newton. The original stands in the chapel of Trinity College, Cambridge. Caption on pedestal of statue: Newton; Qui genus humanum ingenio superavit. Translation: Newton, who in his genius surpassed the human race.