Michael Faraday, Esq. F.R.S. D.C.L.Professor of Chemistry.
'Supplement to The Illustrated News of the World.' The London Joint Stock Newspaper Company Limited. [n.d., c.1858.]
Engraving, sheet 390 x 270mm. 15¼ x 10½". Trimmed to plate and slightly soiled; tatty and chipped extremities.
Michael Faraday, FRS (1791 – 1867) was an English chemist and physicist (or natural philosopher, in the terminology of the time) who contributed to the fields of electromagnetism and electrochemistry. His work on electricity provided the foundation of modern electrical applications; a brilliant lecturer and one of the greatest of all experimental scientists.
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