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Portrait of William Hyde Wollaston (1766-1828)
Sketched portrait of English physiologist, chemist, and metallurgist William Hyde Wollaston. Original stipple and soft ground etching done by Frederick Christian Lewis (1779-1856) after a drawing by Sir Thomas Lawrence (1769-1830). Wollaston is famous for inventing the camera lucida in 1806.
Published in London by W. B. Tiffin in June 21, 1830.
Mounted on cardboard.
Wollaston, William Hyde
Jun. 21, 1830
MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: Print; LENGTH: 13 x 17.5 inches; QUANTITY: 1
Topics: History of Science
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