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People in the image
Simmonds, John  
Image information
Image captionThe Laboratory
Associated name Davy, Humphry , Sir , 1778 - 1829
  Faraday, Michael , 1791 - 1867
Creator (Engraver) Murray, J.D.
Creator (Painter) Hunt, William Henry , 1790 - 1864
Image Type Photomechanical print
Image Date [1931?]
Size 22 x 16 cm.
Call number Smith P/L112.5 L
Notes Reproduction of an image created ca. 1840's. From caption text: "For many years thought to be [Humphry] Davy's laboratory with [Michael] Faraday as apprentice: but it is reasonably certain that the picture shows the laboratory of J. Bell & Co., of London, back of the pharmacy on Oxford Street. John Simmonds and the boy William are in the picture...."
Institution information
InstitutionJ. Bell and Company
CountryGreat Britain