Guillaume Duchenne de Boulogne and Adrien Tournachon
Guillaume Duchenne de Boulogne
(Boulogne-sur-Mer, France, 1806 - 1875, Paris, France)
(1825 - 1903)
Plate 14, from Méchanisme de la physionomie humaine
gelatin-coated salt print
Not currently on view in the museum
4 11/16 in. x 3 5/8 in. (11.91 cm x 9.21 cm)
Accessions Committee Fund purchase
portraits, men, faces, hands, foreheads, eyes, noses, mouths, facial expressions, electrodes, medical research
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