Davies Gilbert (born Davies Giddy 1767-1839) Cornish engineer, author, politician who became President of the Royal Society



Engraved by Thomson, after the original by H. Howard RA, for the ‘National Portrait Gallery of Illustrious and Eminent Personages of the 19th Century’ by William Jerdan. Published by Fisher, Son and Jackson, London 1834.

Steel engraving
Image size 90 x 115 mm
600 ppi