Reference numberVF/08
Alternative reference numberVF08
TitlePortrait of Marie and Pierre Curie by Julius Mendes Price
ArtistPrice, Julius Mendes ['Imp']
Vincent Brooks, Day & Son
Date22 December 1904
DescriptionVanity Fair cartoon titled 'Radium' featuring Marie and Pierre Curie in a chemistry laboratory. Pierre Curie is holding a book in one hand and an item giving off rays of light in the other. Full length, full face. Number 1 of the 'People of the Day' series.
InscriptionContentRecto inscription: 'VANITY FAIR Decr 22 1904/ Vincent Brooks, Day & Son Ltd. Lith/ "Radium"/ Jehu Junior'
Physical descriptionColoured lithograph on paper
Dimensions380mm x 263mm
Access statusOpen
ProvenanceFrom volume formerly owned by Sir Charles Scott Sherrington, bound as item 11
Related materialColour transparency, Box N101
Related records in the catalogueIM/001020

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