Posted by: Alexandre Borovik | March 1, 2009

The Mathematician, by William Blake

In that particular case — Sir Isaac Newton.

 

Newton, by William Blake

Newton, by William Blake

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  1. This painting by William Blake of Isaac Newton was the basis for Eduardo Paolozzi’s large sculpture outside the British Library in Kings Cross, London. For example, see the photos here:

    http://www.flickr.com/photos/chrisjohnbeckett/1492020320/in/set-72157603970378571

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/British_Library


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