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Berthelot, Pierre Eugène Marcellin
[Portrait by Charles Gerschel]
Paris, C. Gerschel, ca. 1900. Original photo (14.0 x 10.0 cm), mounted on original publisher's cardboard (16.3 x 10.3 cm).
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A rare original photo of the influential French chemist Marcellin Berthelot
Bewick, Thomas
[Portrait by J. Summerfield after a miniature by Murphy].
London, T. McClean, 1816. Single leaf printed on one side (25.0 x 17.2 cm). Printed surface approximately 15 x 8 cm.
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A nice engraved portrait of one of Britain's foremost zoologists
Bonaparte, R. [N.]
Collection anthropologique du prince Roland Bonaparte: "Standing Bear", "Inside Man", and "Cat".
Saint-Cloud, [Bonaparte], 1883. Three albumen prints (each 22.4 x 16.7 cm) mounted on printed board (40.4 x 31.0 cm each).
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Three very rare original photos of native Americans, commissioned by Prince Bonaparte
Boyle, Robert
[Portrait by F. Diodati]
Geneva, Samuel de Tournes, 1680. Original print (21.3 x 17.0 cm; printed surface 19.3 x 15.0 cm), printed on one side.
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A fine portrait of one the the world's most important scientists
Buffon, G. L. L. Comte de
[Portrait engraved by C. Baron after a drawing by J. G. Drouais]
Paris, 1761. Single leaf (25.1 x 18.4 cm), framed. Copper engraving. Frame size 45.8 x 33.0 cm.
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Portrait of one of the most famous naturalists of all time
Chalon, J.
[Portrait of man with hat]
No place, no publisher, ca. 1788-1793. Single leaf (7.1 x 5.6 cm), drypoint mounted on a larger piece of wove paper, in a modern, white passe-partout with transparent inlay (20.2 x 14.3 cm).
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A dedicated follower of Rembrandt
Clusius, Carolus
[Portrait by RB]
Place and publisher unknown, 1599. Single leaf with engraving on one side. 8vo-sized (17.5 x 13.4 cm).
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A nice portrait of Clusius commemorating his 74th birthday
Columbus, Christophorus
[Portrait by T. de Bry?]
No place or publisher know, ca. 1570 - 1600. Single leaf, engraved on one side (19.9 x 15.8 cm. Printed surface 14.6 x 11.0 cm.
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A nice, rare portrait of Christopher Columbus
Darwin, Charles
Portrait. Oval engraving by Weger.
Leipzig, [Weger], after a photograph of ca. 1880. Print size 20.0 x 15.0 cm (paper size 30.1 x 39.6 cm).
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A fine, little-known portrait of Darwin
Davy, Humphry
[Portrait by Thomson].
London, Henry Fisher, 1822. 8vo-sized (22.5 x 14.3 cm). Lithograph with caption.
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A nice portrait of this famous chemist and inventor of the safety mine lamp
Geikie, James
[Portrait after an etching by W. B. Hole]
Edinburgh, David Douglas, 1884. Single sheet (29.9 x 22.3 cm; printed surface 18.2 x 12.0 cm). Together with two additional sheets with a printed sketch of geology in Scotland, and Geikie's signature.
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A fine portrait of one of the greatest geologists of Scotland and the World
Groot, Hugo de
[Portrait by Jan Franken Pzn.]
Den Haag [The Hague], privately published, 1925. Singele sheet (18.0 x 13.2 cm), printed on one side (printed image 15.3 x 11.0 cm).
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An original, hand-made print by the artist, Jan Franken Pzn.