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Polymath Gallery

Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 27 pictures in our Polymath collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


Featured Print

'Bettina von Arnim', (1933). Creator: Unknown

'Bettina von Arnim', (1933). Portrait of German writer Bettina von Arnim (1785-1859) who was a friend of Beethoven and Goethe. She was a polymath, being involved in publishing, music composition, illustration, patronage of the arts and social activism. From "Gestalten Der Weltgeschichte", a book of cigarette-card portrait miniatures of figures in world history from the last four hundred years. [Germany, 1933]

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Featured Print

Christiaan Huygens, 17th century Dutch mathematician, astronomer and physicist, c1870.Artist: JH Rennefeld

Christiaan Huygens, 17th century Dutch mathematician, astronomer and physicist, c1870. Huygens (1629-1695) made important contributions in several scientific fields. He postulated that light consisted of waves, determined the nature of Saturn's rings, developed the pendulum clock, and applied the balance spring to the pocket watch. He also wrote the first book on Probability Theory, published in 1657. A print from Nederlands Geschiedenis en Volksleven in Schetsen, by J Van Lenner and J Ter Gouw. (Leiden, AW Sijthoff, c1870).

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