Stereoscopic Daguerreotype Portrait of Faraday

Made:
c. 1848
maker:
Unknown

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A stereoscopic daguerreotype portrait of Michael Faraday (1791-1867), taken by an unknown photographer in about 1848. This is one of a pair of stereoscopic images intended to be viewed in a stereoscope designed by Sir Charles Wheatstone.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1876-523
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Robert Sabine