Rombertus Dodonaeus Mechlini


An engraving of Rombertus Dononaeus Mechlini. Robert Dodoen (1517-1585), a Femish physician and Botanist was born in Mechelen, and died in Leiden. He was the court physician of the Austrian emperor Rudolph II in Vienna and professor of medicine at the University of Leiden.

Depicted: Mechlini, Rombertus Dodoaneus

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: PortraitsOphthalmology


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Related Publication: Urdang, George and Ferdinand William Nitardy. The Squibb Ancient Pharmacy: A Catalogue of the Collection

Credit Line: Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1991.0664.0054Accession Number: 1991.0664Catalog Number: M-06227Collector/Donor Number: SAP 920

Object Name: printOther Terms: print; ART OBJECTS

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)white (overall color)black (overall color)engraving (overall production method/technique)Measurements: image: 18.2 cm x 16.5 cm; 7 3/16 in x 6 1/2 inoverall: 23.3 cm x 16.8 cm; 9 3/16 in x 6 5/8 in


Record Id: nmah_994018

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