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Image number: RS.7805
Credit: ©The Royal Society
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Portrait of Thomas John I'anson Bromwich

Date

ca. 1906

Sitter

Thomas John I'Anson Bromwich (1875-1929, British), Mathematician

Creator - Organisation

Maull & Fox , Photographer

Object type

Image reference

Material

Technique

Dimensions

height (print): 148mm
width (print): 98mm

Subject

Content object

clothing
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Description

Formal photographic portrait of Thomas John I'Anson Bromwich, head and shoulders, three-quarter face.

Inscription on card reads: 'MAULL & FOX 187A PICCADILLY, LONDON'

Bromwich worked on algebra, analysis and investigated the theory of quadratic forms. His publications include An introduction to the theory of infinite,1908.

Bromwich was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1906.

Transcription

MAULL & FOX
187A PICCADILLY, LONDON

Object history

Henry Maull (1829-1914) was a British photographer who specialised in portraits of noted individuals. Maull formed several partnerships during his career:

Maull & Polyblank 1856-1865: in partnership with George Henry Polyblank
Maull, Henry & Co 1866-1872
Maull & Co 1873-1878
Maull & Fox 1879-1908: in partnership with John Fox (1832-1907)

The Royal Society holds approximately 600 photographic portraits of Fellows taken at Henry Maull studios between the mid-nineteenth century and the early twentieth century.

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