Le Verrier, Urbain Jean Joseph

Le Verrier, Urbain Jean Joseph

Le Verrier, Urbain Jean Joseph
Sculpture 11:1388 (2008-003)
VI: Yerkes Observatory
Sculpture of Urbain Le Verrier at the Paris Observatory where he served as director. A French astronomer and mathematician who theorized on the movements of planets, he is credited as one of the discoverers of Neptune.
Le Verrier, Urbain Jean Joseph, 1811-1877 | Astronomers | Mathematicians | Directors (Administrators) | Observatoire de Paris | Sculpture (Visual works)
Calvert, Mary Ross, 1884-1974
Glass plate negatives; 16.5 x 12.5 cm
Paris, France
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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