Sir David Brewster(1781-1868), Natural philosopher and academic administrator
Sitter in 18 portraits
Scientist; studied the polarisation of light; inventor of the Kaleidoscope, 1816.
by David Octavius Hill, and Robert Adamson
On display at Tate Britain, London, UK in the exhibition Painting with Light: Art and Photography from the Pre-Raphaelites to the modern age
by Ashford Brothers & Co, after Disdéri, and Camille Silvy, and Duroni & Murer, and Émile Desmaisons, and John Jabez Edwin Mayall, and (George) Herbert Watkins, and William Edward Kilburn, and Horatio Nelson King, and John & Charles Watkins, and
albumen carte-de-visite, mid 1860s