Portrait of Robert Boyle (1627-1691) by John Riley

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Portrait of Robert Boyle (1627-1691)
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Print size 28.0 x 35.5 cm
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23.0 x 28.8 cm
Frame: Unframed
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Portrait of Robert Boyle (1627-1691)
John Riley
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© The Royal Society


Three quarter length portrait, seated, the sitter's body turned to the viewer's left. Robert Boyle wears a long curled wig with brown robe over brown coat and stockings, with a white shirt and lace neck-cloth. His left hand indicates a book, held upright by the spine in his right hand. Drapery behind and to the right as viewed, with a landscape visible to the left. Robert Boyle was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1660, he was a founder of the Society.

Original: oil on canvas, 762x635mm. ca.1689

The Artist: John Riley

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