René Descartes (1596-1650) French philosopher, mathematician, and scientist dubbed the father of modern Western philosophy



Engraved by W. Holl after the original by Frans Hals for ‘Knight’s Gallery of Portraits’ edited by Charles Knight, London 1836.

Steel engraving
Digital image size 2413 x 2992 px
20.4 cm x 25.3 cm (300 dpi)