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Sir James Hopwood Jeans (1877-1946), Mathematician, astronomer and theoretical physicist

Sitter in 19 portraits
Mathematician and astrophysicist; taught at Princeton (1905-9) and Cambridge (1904-12); among many theories he developed were those concerning the dynamics of gases and the idea that matter is constantly being formed in the universe; published numerous popularisations of science and philosophy.

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Sir James Hopwood Jeans

by Elliott & Fry
vintage print
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Sir James Hopwood Jeans

by Walter Stoneman
bromide print, 1922
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Sir James Hopwood Jeans; Susanne ('Susi') (née Hock), Lady Jeans with their son

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate film negative, 16 November 1936
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Sir James Hopwood Jeans

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate film negative, 16 November 1936
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Sir James Hopwood Jeans

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate film negative, 16 November 1936
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Sir James Hopwood Jeans

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate film negative, 16 November 1936
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Sir James Hopwood Jeans

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate film negative, 16 November 1936
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Sir James Hopwood Jeans

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1939
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Sir James Hopwood Jeans

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1939
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Sir James Hopwood Jeans

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1939
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Sir James Hopwood Jeans

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1939
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Sir James Hopwood Jeans

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1939
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Sir James Hopwood Jeans

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1939
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Sir James Hopwood Jeans

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1939
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Sir James Hopwood Jeans

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, 1939
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Sir James Hopwood Jeans

by Walter Stoneman
copy negative, copied April 1943
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Sir James Hopwood Jeans ('Sic Itur Ad Astra')

after George Whitelaw
colour relief halftone, published 27 February 1935
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