Portrait print of Robert Koch (1843-1910) microbiologist, Germany, 1895-1910

Made:
1895-1910 in Berlin
maker:
Unknown

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Copy of Portrait: Robert Koch
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Portrait: photogravure: Robert Koch / Photographische Gesellschaft Berlin. This is a print of a photograph of the
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Portrait, photogravure, Robert Koch / Photographische Gesellschaft Berlin

This is a print of a photograph of the celebrated German bacteriologist, Robert Koch (1843-1910). The original photograph was taken in Berlin during the latter part of Koch’s life. In 1882, Robert Koch made what is considered to be one of his most famous discoveries when he identified the bacteria that cause tuberculosis. Koch also helped develop and verify the germ theory of disease.

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Category:
Art
Object Number:
1982-1459/36
Materials:
paper, photogravure
type:
print
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • visual and verbal communication
status:
Permanent collection

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