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IMAGE number
UIS5071652
Title
Neil Arnott, Scottish physician and inventor, 1854-1859
Location
Science Museum, London, UK
Description
Neil Arnott, Scottish physician and inventor, 1854-1859. Studio photograph by Maull and Polyblank of Dr Arnott (1788-1874) who was a surgeon with the East India Company and visited China in 1807. Returning to London he lectured on natural science at the Philomathic Institution and was physician to the French and Spanish embassies and physician extraordinaryto Queen Victoria. He was also a founder and original member of the university senate of London. The first volume of his successful book on medicine, 'Physics' was published in 1827. He was a fellow of the Royal Society from 1838 and one of the founder members of the University of London. Amongst his inventions are the water bed (1832) and the smokeless grate. Dimensions: 200mm x 150mm. ©SSPL/Science Museum
Photo credit
SSPL/UIG / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
health / doctor / medicine / inventor / surgery / Surgeon / portrait / man / 19 19th xix xixth century / photography / great britain - british / scotland scotish / senate
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