Sir Roderick Impey Murchison, 1st Baronet (1792-1871) Scottish geologist who first described and investigated the Silurian system and also served as a young soldier in the Peninsular War



This is a Digital Image not an actual print
Engraved by the English engraver Daniel John Pound (1820-1894) after the original carte de visite photograph by the English photographer John Jabez Edwin Mayall (1813-1901).
Published in The Drawing Room Portrait Gallery of Eminent Personages 1858-62. Originally presented with The Illustrated News of the World

Steel engraving
Original image size approx. 170 x 215 mm
Digital image size 2677 x 3405 px
22.7 cm x 28.8 cm (300 ppi)