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Profesor Jean Dumas, French organic chemist, mid 19th century.

Freeman, S

 
Profesor Jean Dumas, French organic chemist, mid 19th century.
4 0 c m
 
27cm
actual image size: 19cm x 32cm

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Engraving by S Freeman after E Desmaisons, with the sitter's signature. Profesor Jean Dumas (1800-1884) helped found the Ecole Centrale des Arts et Metiers in 1829 and in 1835 became profesor of chemistry at the Ecole Polytechique. Dumas, with J G Stas, determined the atomic weight of carbon in 1849.

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