Coronavirus (COVID-19) While museums are closed, the Science and Society Picture Library prints site is fully operational and we have added an FAQ page here.

Handwriting on page of Newton's 'Principia Mathematica', 1687.

Newton, Isaac, Sir

Handwriting on page of Newton's  'Principia Mathematica', 1687.
3 3 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 25cm


Handwriting on page 84 of the first edition of Newton's 'Principia Mathematica' (1687). The discoveries of English physicist and mathematician Isaac Newton (1642-1727) were prolific and hugely influential on science and thought. His work included the three laws of motion, the theory of gravitation, the law of cooling, the binomial theorem and the calculus.

Image Details

Image Ref.

© Science Museum / Science & Society Picture Library

buy a print

Select size
Select finish
How many prints?

buy a framed print

buy a canvas

buy a framed canvas