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Accum, Friedrich Christian (1769 - 1838)
also known as Accum
Accum, Fredrick
Image information
Image captionChemical Lectures.
Associated name Davy, Humphry , Sir , 1778 - 1829
Creator (Painter) Rowlandson, Thomas , 1756 - 1827
Image Type Print (Engraving)
Image Date [after 1809]
Size 24 x 33 cm.
Call number Smith P/L112.1 M
Notes Accum conducting an experiment in the lecture theater of the Surry (or Surrey) Institution. In the pocket of figure at left is a pamphlet entitled "Accum's Lectures." Accum has been mistakenly taken to be Humphry Davy. P/L112.1a M (not scanned) is a photomechanical copy.
Institution information
InstitutionSurry Institution (London, England)
CountryGreat Britain