Portrait of Martin Folkes John Faber the younger
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Portrait of Martin Folkes
Three-quarter length portrait of Martin Folkes, looking left of the viewer, with turban, dark jacket and shawl, and white shirt. Holding a large book, behind, a bust and pillars are visible. From a portrait by John Vanderbank.
Inscribed below: ‘J Vanderbank pinx.t 1736 I Faber Fecit 1737
Martin Folkes Esq. F.R.S.
Sold by I Faber at the Golden Head in Bloomsbury Square’
Engraving from MS/648/5 Collectanea Newtoniana. A collection of prints and original artworks relating to Sir Isaac Newton, compiled and arranged by Charles Turnor, 1837.
Martin Folkes (1690-1754), British antiquary and natural philosopher, was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1714.
- Image reference: RS-19548
- ©The Royal Society
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