Person record: PETIT, Pierre  (1617-1687)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full namePierre PETIT
Gendermale
Relevance of this personscientist who described an early magic lantern 
Main period of activityN/A
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
1617born atParis, France
1687~69died atunknown location
Reference
(* = main subject)

* Willem Wagenaar, The origins of the lantern: the true inventor of the magic lantern -- Kircher, Walgenstein or Huygens? in NMLJ 1.3 (March 1980), p. 11

Lucerna ID no. 6003637Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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