1780. Very Good. Item #258404
An attractive original engraving, largely unmarked. Folded. See pictures. Sir James Burrow, 1701 – 1782, was a Fellow of the Royal Society, twice its President, and a Legal Reporter at Inner Temple, London. Elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1737, as “A Gentleman well versed in Natural and Mathematical knowledge”. He became involved in the Society's activities concerning the observation of the 1761 Transit of Venus, and the expedition to Bencoolen in the Island of Sumatra. As a legal reporter, he wrote and published reports of the decisions of significant cases of English legal system. Item Type: Fine Art Print. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Collectables; Featured; Inventory No: 258404. This item is potentially heavy when packed and may require more postage than the rates shown. If extra postage is required we will contact you before processing your order and you will be given the details and option to decline the extra cost.
Keywords: BZDB395 Law. Legal. Trials. Collectables; Featured; Portrait of Sir James Burrow Legal Reporter at Inner Temple London Fellow of the Royal Society of the Society of Antiquaries of London 1780 Image 36 x 53 cms James Basire Artist Engraver