Person record: NOLLET, Abbé Jean-Antoine  (1700-1770)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameAbbé Jean-Antoine NOLLET
Relevance of this personclergyman and scientist who described magic lanterns 
Main period of activityN/A
19 November 1700born atPimprez, Oise, France
25 April 177069died atParis, France
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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. 6003635Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016