Rare Linnaeus portrait in Sweden
A rare portrait of the famous scientist Carl von Linne has long been in England in Sweden. The University Library in Uppsala, which bought a job at an auction, plans to showcase this summer to the public.
Portrait of Carl von Linne, Lavering by artist Jean Eric Rehn.
The portrait is portrayed by artist Jean Rehn sometime around 1750 and features Carl von Linne with wig and wax, a pipe of smokers. The drawing was a long English nobleman and was probably inherited for several generations, but when the last owner of Duke Roxburg died in 2014, it was sold in the auction house of Sotheby.