|Basic biographical summary of this person
|Full name||Abbé Jean-Antoine NOLLET|
|Relevance of this person||clergyman and scientist who described magic lanterns |
|Main period of activity||N/A|
|19 November 1700||born at||Pimprez, Oise, France|
|25 April 1770||69||died at||Paris, France|
(* = main subject)
David Robinson, Stephen Herbert and Richard Crangle (editors), Encyclopaedia of the magic lantern (London: Magic Lantern Society, 2001), p. 211
* Willem Tebra, Book review: Magie lumineuse in NMLJ 2.2 (January 1982), p. 12
* Hermann Hecht, Decalcomania: some preliminary investigations into the history of transfer slides in NMLJ 1.3 (March 1980), p. 3
|Lucerna ID no. 6003635||Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016|
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