Basic biographical information about selected photographers who operated in the Czech lands before 1918. Besides those written by Pavel Scheufler, some of the entries were compiled in cooperation with other authors.

Purkyně, Jan Evangelista

7. 12. 1787 Libochovice - 28. 7. 1869 Prague.
Physiologist, anatomist and biologist, the most outstanding Czech scientist of the 19th century, one of the founders of experimental physiology and psychology. Was the first to use photographs to demonst

Purkyně, Jan Evangelista Purkyně, Jan Evangelista - J. Eckert (copy?): A study of changes of J. E. Purkyně´s face, 1869, cartes-de-visite.


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