Three-quarter-length portrait, seated, the sitter’s body turned to the viewer’s left. Robert Boyle wears a long curled wig with a brown robe over a brown coat and stockings, with a white shirt and lace neckcloth. His left hand indicates a book, held upright by the spine in his right hand. Drapery behind and to the right as viewed, with a landscape visible to the left.
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The Royal Society
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