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Scientist: Agassiz, Louis (1807 - 1873)
Discipline(s): Geology ; Biology
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 11 x 9 cm oval / Sheet: 24.7 x 16.3 cm
Portrait of Louis Agassiz
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Scientist: Agassiz, Louis (1807 - 1873)
Discipline(s): Geology ; Biology
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 18.2 x 14 cm / Sheet: 28.3 x 21.2 cm
Portrait of Louis Agassiz
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Scientist: Agassiz, Louis (1807 - 1873)
Discipline(s): Geology ; Biology
Print Artist: J. Sartain 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Artist: Whipple & Black 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 17.3 x 11 cm / Sheet: 30.5 x 24.2 cm
Portrait of Louis Agassiz
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Scientist: Albertus, Magnus (ca. 1193 - 1280)
Discipline(s): Astronomy ; Chemistry ; Geology
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 17 x 14 cm / Sheet: 36 x 25.6 cm
Portrait of Albertus, Magnus
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Scientist: Anderson, John (1833 - 1900)
Discipline(s): Geology ; Biology
Print Artist: William Holl 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 25.3 x 15.3 cm /
Portrait of John Anderson
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Scientist: Apian, Peter (1495 - 1552)
Discipline(s): Astronomy ; Geology
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 13.8 x 10.9 cm / Sheet: 17.9 x 13.6 cm
Portrait of Peter Apian
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Scientist: Arcet, Jean d' (1725 - 1801)
Discipline(s): Chemistry ; Geology ; Medicine
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Portrait of Jean d'Arcet
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Scientist: Aristotle (384 BCE - 322 BCE)
Discipline(s): Physics ; Astronomy ; Geology
Print Artist: John James Hinchliff, 1805-1875 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 16 x 10 cm / Sheet: 22.8 x 14.7 cm
Portrait of Aristotle
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Scientist: Benzenberg, Johann Friedrich (1777 - 1846)
Discipline(s): Astronomy ; Geology ; Physics
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 12.3 x 9.8 cm / Sheet: 33 x 23 cm
Portrait of Johann Friedrich Benzenberg
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Scientist: Bergman, Torbern (1735 - 1784)
Discipline(s): Chemistry ; Geology ; Biology
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 21.9 x 16.9 cm / Sheet: 32.8 x 23 cm
Portrait of Torbern Bergman
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Scientist: Brochant de Villiers, André Jean François Marie (1773 - 1840)
Discipline(s): Geology
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Portrait of André Jean François Marie Brochant de Villiers
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Scientist: Brongniart, Alexandre (1770 - 1847)
Discipline(s): Geology
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 28.6 x 22.2 cm / Sheet: 33 x 23 cm
Portrait of Alexandre Brongniart
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Scientist: Cordier, Pierre Louis Antoine (1777 - 1861)
Discipline(s): Geology ; Engineering
Print Artist: Ambroise Tardieu, 1788-1841 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Dimensions:
Portrait of Pierre Louis Antoine Cordier
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Scientist: Dana, James Dwight (1813 - 1895)
Discipline(s): Geology
Print Artist: J. J. Cade 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Dimensions:
Portrait of James Dwight Dana
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Scientist: Dana, James Dwight (1813 - 1895)
Discipline(s): Geology
Original Artist: Henry W. Smith 
Original Dimensions:
Portrait of James Dwight Dana
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Scientist: Daubenton, Louis-Jean-Marie (1716 - 1800)
Discipline(s): Medicine ; Geology
Print Artist: Adrien Feart, b.1813 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Dimensions:
Portrait of Louis-Jean-Marie Daubenton
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Scientist: Defrance, Marin Jacques Louis (1758 - )
Discipline(s): Zoology ; Geology
Print Artist: Ambroise Tardieu, 1788-1841 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 19.6 x 13.5 cm /
Portrait of Marin Jacques Louis Defrance
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Scientist: Dolomieu, Déodat de (1750 - 1801)
Discipline(s): Geology
Print Artist: George Cooke, 1781-1834 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Artist: Saint-Aubin 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 9.8 x 6.7 cm / Sheet: 21.2 x 13.1 cm
Portrait of Déodat de Dolomieu
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Scientist: Escher von der Linth, Hans Konrad (1767 - 1823)
Discipline(s): Geology
Print Artist: A. Bouvier 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 8.8 x 7.8 cm / Sheet: 24.8 x 16.1 cm
Portrait of Hans Konrad Escher von der Linth
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Scientist: Gesner, Johannes (1709 - 1790)
Discipline(s): Botany ; Geology
Print Artist: Johann Jakob Haid, 1704-1767 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Artist: R. Dallicker 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 23.5 x 19.8 cm / Sheet: 29.5 x 19.8 cm
Portrait of Johannes Gesner
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Scientist: Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von (1749 - 1832)
Discipline(s): Biology ; Geology ; Physics
Print Artist: Charlotte Amalia Schwerdgeburth, 1795-1831 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Artist: Charlotte Amalia Schwerdgeburth, 1795-1831 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 24.8 x 20.9 cm / Sheet: 29.2 x 22 cm
Portrait of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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Scientist: Halley, Edmund (1656 - 1742)
Discipline(s): Astronomy ; Geology
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 6.5 x 6.5 cm / Sheet: 17.2 x 8.3 cm
Portrait of Edmund Halley
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Scientist: Haüy, René Just (1743 - 1822)
Discipline(s): Geology
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 8.5 x 7.3 cm /
Portrait of René Just Haüy
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Scientist: Haüy, René Just (1743 - 1822)
Discipline(s): Geology
Print Artist: Riedel 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Artist: Felix Massard, 1773- 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 9 x 7.2 cm / Sheet: 20.5 x 15.9 cm
Portrait of René Just Haüy
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Scientist: Huddart, Joseph (1741 - 1816)
Discipline(s): Geology
Print Artist: T. Blood, fl. 1814-1823 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 8.9 x 7.1 cm / Sheet: 21.8 x 13.6 cm
Portrait of Joseph Huddart
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Scientist: Humboldt, Alexander von (1769 - 1859)
Discipline(s): Biology ; Geology
Print Artist: John Sartain, 1808-1897 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Artist: Hildebrandt 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 13.9 x 11.6 cm / Sheet: 24.5 x 19.2 cm
Portrait of Alexander von Humboldt
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Scientist: Humboldt, Alexander von (1769 - 1859)
Discipline(s): Biology ; Geology
Print Artist: Conrad Cook, 19th C. 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Artist: Emma Gaggiotti-Richards, 1825-1912 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 13.1 x 10.3 cm / Sheet: 26.6 x 18.2 cm
Portrait of Alexander von Humboldt
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Scientist: Humboldt, Alexander von (1769 - 1859)
Discipline(s): Biology ; Geology
Original Artist: S. Friedlander 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 13.9 x 10.7 cm / Sheet: 27.6 x 21 cm
Portrait of Alexander von Humboldt
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Scientist: Humboldt, Alexander von (1769 - 1859)
Discipline(s): Biology ; Geology
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 6.7 x 6 cm / Sheet: 26.3 x 16.2 cm
Portrait of Alexander von Humboldt
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Scientist: Humboldt, Alexander von (1769 - 1859)
Discipline(s): Biology ; Geology
Print Artist: A. Krausse 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 10.1 x 8.5 cm / Sheet: 23.5 x 15.5 cm
Portrait of Alexander von Humboldt
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Scientist: Humboldt, Alexander von (1769 - 1859)
Discipline(s): Biology ; Geology
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 18.3 x 13.6 cm / Sheet: 23.2 x 14.9 cm
Portrait of Alexander von Humboldt
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Scientist: Humboldt, Alexander von (1769 - 1859)
Discipline(s): Biology ; Geology
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 8.3 x 4.7 cm /
Portrait of Alexander von Humboldt
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Scientist: Jameson, Robert (1774 - 1854)
Discipline(s): Geology
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 11.3 x 9 cm / Sheet: 22.5 x 14.2 cm
Portrait of Robert Jameson
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Scientist: Lelièvre, Claude Hughes (1752 - 1835)
Discipline(s): Geology
Print Artist: Julien Leopold Boilly, 1796-1874 
Medium: Lithograph 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 16.5 x 14.5 cm / Sheet: 30.5 x 22.5 cm
Portrait of Claude Hughes Lelièvre
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Scientist: Lenz, Emil Khristianovich (1804 - 1865)
Discipline(s): Physics ; Geology
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 15.5 x 13.6 cm / Sheet: 22.2 x 16.2 cm
Portrait of Emil Khristianovich Lenz
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Scientist: Linné, Carl von (1707 - 1778)
Discipline(s): Biology ; Geology ; Medicine
Original Artist: Pasch or Roslin 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 9.7 x 7.1 cm / Sheet: 18.3 x 14 cm
Portrait of Carl von Linné
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Scientist: Linné, Carl von (1707 - 1778)
Discipline(s): Biology ; Geology ; Medicine
Print Artist: Christian Barth, 1842-1892 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Artist: Pasch or Roslin 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 11.2 x 8.7 cm / Sheet: 25.2 x 14.2 cm
Portrait of Carl von Linné
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Scientist: Linné, Carl von (1707 - 1778)
Discipline(s): Biology ; Geology ; Medicine
Print Artist: Pierre-François Bertonnier, b. 1791 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Artist: Pasch or Roslin 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 7.7 x 7.5 cm / Sheet: 22.8 x 14.8 cm
Portrait of Carl von Linné
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Scientist: Linné, Carl von (1707 - 1778)
Discipline(s): Biology ; Geology ; Medicine
Print Artist: Jaquemot 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Artist: Pasch or Roslin 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 7.5 x 7 cm / Sheet: 19 x 14.5 cm
Portrait of Carl von Linné
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Scientist: Linné, Carl von (1707 - 1778)
Discipline(s): Biology ; Geology ; Medicine
Print Artist: Roberts 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Artist: Pasch who copied from the original Roslin painting 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 15.8 x 13.3 cm / Sheet: 24.4 x 16.4 cm
Portrait of Carl von Linné
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Scientist: Linné, Carl von (1707 - 1778)
Discipline(s): Biology ; Geology ; Medicine
Print Artist: Charles Edward Wagstaff, 1808-1850 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Artist: Pasch who copied from the original Roslin painting 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 12.2 x 10.2 cm / Sheet: 27.7 x 18.9 cm
Portrait of Carl von Linné
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Scientist: Linné, Carl von (1707 - 1778)
Discipline(s): Biology ; Geology ; Medicine
Print Artist: Charles Edward Wagstaff, 1808-1850 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Artist: Pasch who copied from the original Roslin painting 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 13.1 x 10.5 cm / Sheet: 26.7 x 18 cm
Portrait of Carl von Linné
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Scientist: Linné, Carl von (1707 - 1778)
Discipline(s): Biology ; Geology ; Medicine
Print Artist: Charles Edward Wagstaff, 1808-1850 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Artist: Pasch who copied from the original Roslin painting 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 13.1 x 10.5 cm / Sheet: 26.7 x 18 cm
Portrait of Carl von Linné
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Scientist: Lyell, Charles (1797 - 1875)
Discipline(s): Geology ; Biology
Print Artist: George Edward Perine, 1837-1885 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 17.8 x 12.6 cm / Sheet: 24.3 x 16.2 cm
Portrait of Charles Lyell
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Scientist: Mitchill, Samuel Latham (1764 - 1831)
Discipline(s): Biology ; Geology
Print Artist: Gimber and Dick 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Artist: Henri Inman, 1801-1846 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 11.4 x 8.6 cm / Sheet: 28 x 21.5 cm
Portrait of Samuel Latham Mitchill
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Scientist: Montagu, Edward (1625 - 1672)
Discipline(s): Geology
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 11.4 x 9.1 cm / Sheet: 22.1 x 14 cm
Portrait of Edward Montagu
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Scientist: Murchison, Roderick Impey (1792 - 1871)
Discipline(s): Geology
Original Artist: Carlo Pellegrini ("Ape") 1759-1840 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 30.5 x 18.5 cm / Sheet: 35.6 x 23.2 cm
Portrait of Ronald Impey Murchison
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Scientist: Murchison, Roderick Impey (1792 - 1871)
Discipline(s): Geology
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 8.5 x 5.6 cm /
Portrait of Ronald Impey Murchison
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Scientist: Murchison, Roderick Impey (1792 - 1871)
Discipline(s): Geology
Original Artist: Carlo Pellegrini ("Ape") 1759-1840 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 30.5 x 18.5 cm / Sheet: 35.6 x 23.2 cm
Portrait of Ronald Impey Murchison
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Scientist: Palissy, Bernard (ca. 1510 - 1590)
Discipline(s): Biology ; Geology
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 10.4 x 7.9 cm /
Portrait of Bernard Palissy
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Scientist: Palissy, Bernard (1510? - 1590)
Discipline(s): Biology ; Geology
Print Artist: Tony Goutiere, 1808-1890 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Artist: Charles-Barthelemy-Jean Durupt, 1804-1838. 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 8.5 x 8.7 cm / Sheet: 23. 5 x 14.3 cm
Portrait of Bernard Palissy
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Scientist: Playfair, John (1748 - 1819)
Discipline(s): Mathematics ; Geology
Print Artist: James Thomson, 1789-1850 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 13 x 12.5 cm / Sheet: 26.9 x 17.4 cm
Portrait of John Playfair
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Scientist: Sage, Balthazar Georges (1740 - 1824)
Discipline(s): Geology ; Chemistry
Print Artist: Hubert 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 15.8 x 10.8 cm / Sheet: 24.9 x 18 cm
Portrait of Balthazar Georges Sage
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Scientist: Sage, Balthazar Georges (1740 - 1824)
Discipline(s): Geology ; Chemistry
Print Artist: Jaques-Firmin Beauvarlet, 1731-1797 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Artist: F.G. Colson 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 16.1 x 10.8 cm / Sheet: 21.3 x 14 cm
Portrait of Balthazar Georges Sage
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Scientist: Silliman, Benjamin (1779 - 1864)
Discipline(s): Chemistry ; Geology
Print Artist: William G. Jackman, fl. 1841-1860 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 11 x 8.5 cm / Sheet: 22.2 x 13.5 cm
Portrait of Benjamin Silliman
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Scientist: Silliman, Benjamin (1779 - 1864)
Discipline(s): Chemistry ; Geology
Print Artist: William G. Jackman, fl. 1841-1860 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 11 x 9 cm / Sheet: 26.3 x 17 cm
Portrait of Benjamin Silliman
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Scientist: Smith, William (1769 - 1839)
Discipline(s): Geology
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 13.2 x 10.3 cm /
Portrait of William Smith
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Scientist: Sowerby, James (1757 - 1822)
Discipline(s): Biology ; Geology
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 22.5 x 19.7 cm /
Portrait of James Sowerby
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Scientist: Werner, Abraham Gottlob (1749 - 1817)
Discipline(s): Geology
Print Artist: Ambroise Tardieu, 1788-1841 
Medium: Engraving 
Original Artist: Vogel 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 10.2 x 7.8 cm / Sheet: 21.4 x 14.4 cm
Portrait of Abraham Gottlob Werner
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Scientist: Werner, Abraham Gottlob (1749 - 1817)
Discipline(s): Geology
Original Artist: Vogel 
Original Dimensions: Graphic: 4.6 x 4.4 cm /
Portrait of Abraham Gottlob Werner
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