Created: 18 Nov 1849
Image size: h 21.0cm x w 16.5cm
Object Type: Salted Paper Print
Physical description: irregular trim
Inscription: in ink, verso, fix by N Henneman and as he suposes [sic] it is fix [underlined] to all eternity if kept in a dry place _ ____ Novbr 18-1849; in pencil, verso, Sir David Brewster 4
Provenance:Victoria & Albert Museum, 2017National Science and Media Museum, 2003 to 2017Royal Photographic Society, number 025290
Owner: Victoria and Albert Museum
Object owner number: RPS.292-2017
Collection: Royal Photographic Society Collection
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Keywords: Spectacles; Backdrop;Table;Chair;Book
This studio portrait photograph was reproduced as a wood engraving in the ""Illustrated London News" (10th August 1850).
It was also engraved by W. H. Mote for the frontispiece to "The Year-Book of Facts in Science and Art" of 1849.
Portrait of Sir David Brewster...