Photograph, Carte-de-Visite size, Albumen Print by Barraud & Jerrard, London. MICHAEL FARADAY.
MICHAEL FARADAY

(1791-1867) Influential English chemist and physicist.

Photograph, Carte-de-Visite size, Albumen Print by Barraud & Jerrard, London.

The photograph shows Faraday in older age, half length. Docketed in ink on the lower margin of the photographer's mount in another hand, "Prof. Faraday." Condition: The albumen print has faded, several small ink spots from the docketing.

Faraday established the basis for the concept of electromagnetism; his experiments and inventions led to the development of the electric motor and other practical applications of electricity; also discovered benzene.

Item #4754

Price: $125.00

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