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There are two authentic portraits of Daniel Bernoulli in existence. Bernoulli is best known for his work in hydrodynamics. He was also the first person to try to create a kinetic theory of gases. Bernoulli was born in the Netherlands in 1700 and died in 1782.
Portrait #1, Johann Rudolf Huber, Date Unknown
Portrait #1 is by Johann Rudolf Huber. The date on this portrait is unknown. Huber (1668-1748) was a Swiss artist.
Portrait #2, Johann Jakob Haid, Date Unknown
Portrait #2 is an engraving by Johann Jakob Haid (1704-1767). It is based on the painting by Johann Rudolf Huber. The date of the engraving is unknown.
It is possible that additional authentic portraits exist. It seems that Bernoulli was not frequently portrayed, but the possibility still exists. Still wondering about a portrait in your family collection? Contact us... it could be a portrait of Daniel Bernoulli.