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Henrik Lund portrait of Albert A. Michelson

Albert A. Michelson, (1852-1931) was the first American citizen to win the Nobel Prize in physics in 1907. Charcoal on canvas portrait by Norwegian artist Henrik Lund (1879-1935). Dated 1912. At one time in the possession of Bjorn Helland-Hansen, the well-known Norwegian oceanographer. Provenance information pencilled on back of inner frame.

ID: 2004-00197
Michelson, Albert A. (Albert Abraham), 1852-1931

Creation Jan. 1, 1912

MEDIUM: Charcoal on canvas; FORMAT: Framed; LENGTH: 64 x 55 cm; QUANTITY: 1

Topics: Physics

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