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Polymath Collection

Background imagePolymath Collection: Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519). Italian polymath. La Belle Fe

Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519). Italian polymath. La Belle Fe
Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519). Italian polymath, painter, sculptor, architedt. Renaissance. La belle Ferronniere, 1490-95. Museum of Louvre. Paris. France

Background imagePolymath Collection: Lord Howard de Walden, illustration by W Howard Robinson, in fencing outfit with epee and face guard

Lord Howard de Walden, illustration by W Howard Robinson, in fencing outfit with epee and face guard. Captioned I was ever a fighter'

Background imagePolymath Collection: C P Snow, physicist, novelist and civil servant

C P Snow, physicist, novelist and civil servant
C P Snow (Charles Percy Snow, Baron Snow of the City Of Leicester, 1905-1980), English physicist, novelist and civil servant. Best known for his series of novels entitled Strangers and Brothers

Background imagePolymath Collection: Rabindranath Tagore FRAS (born Robindronath Thakur) (1861-1941) (also: Gurudev, Kobiguru

Rabindranath Tagore FRAS (born Robindronath Thakur) (1861-1941) (also: Gurudev, Kobiguru, Biswakobi) - an Indian polymath, poet, writer, playwright, composer, philosopher

Background imagePolymath Collection: Drawing on anatomy by Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) The Musc

Drawing on anatomy by Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) The Musc
Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519). Italian polymanth. Genius. Renaissance. Drawing on anatomy by Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) The Muscles of the legs

Background imagePolymath Collection: St. John the Baptist by Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519). 1513-1

St. John the Baptist by Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519). 1513-1
St. John the Baptist by Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519). Completed from 1513-1516. High Renaissance. Oil walnut wood. Museum of Louvre. Paris. France

Background imagePolymath Collection: Averroes (1126-1198). Andalusian Muslim polymath. Portrait

Averroes (1126-1198). Andalusian Muslim polymath. Portrait
Averroes (1126-1198). Ibn Rushd. Medieval Andalusian Muslim polymath. Portrait. Averroes in his studio. Engraving at Colliget Venetis (1530). Colored

Background imagePolymath Collection: Sir Henry Thompson, British surgeon

Sir Henry Thompson, British surgeon
Sir Henry Thompson (1820-1904), 1st Baronet, British surgeon and polymath. 1889

Background imagePolymath Collection: Robert Hookes Microscope

Robert Hookes Microscope
Full-size copy of Robert Hookes Compound Microscope - held at the Science Museum, London. Hooke, an English natural philosopher, architect and polymath (1635-1703) - author of Micrographia (1665)

Background imagePolymath Collection: Torbole - Lake Garda, Italy - Goethe memorial tablet

Torbole - Lake Garda, Italy - Goethe memorial tablet
In the end of the 1786 summer Goethe, starting his travels in Italy, stopped in Torbole, leaving in his writings a longing and passionate recollection of the town

Background imagePolymath Collection: Modern Athenians plate 34 - Edinburgh

Modern Athenians plate 34 - Edinburgh
The Rev. Thomas Chalmers (1780-1847) Scottish mathematician and a leader of the Free Church of Scotland, passing fellow churchman Rev

Background imagePolymath Collection: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, German writer

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, German writer and polymath. His writings include poetry, drama, literature, theology, philosophy and science


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