This is an original 1942 halftone print portrait of Ernest Orlando Lawrence of the University of California. The caption writes, "[Lawrence] is a big explorer of atomic structures. He developed the cyclotron atom smasher." Lawrence was a physicist known for his inventions, and his work with the Manhattan Project.
This 69+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the reverse.
Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
Dimensions: Approximately 5.25 x 5 inches; 13 x 13 cm
Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)
Keywords specific to this image: physics, portraiture, Nobel Laureate, isotope, nuclear medicine