Wedgwood, Thomas


Early Influences

Image: Silhouette of Erasmus Darwin (right), playing chess with his son Erasmus (left). Erasmus Darwin contributed to… read more »

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Scientific Achievements

Image: Photograph of James Watt’s copying machine. Image from: Handsworth Historical Society via Digital Handsworth Project… read more »

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Thomas Wedgwood: the Godfather of Photography

Image: The Alchymist in Search of the Philosopher’s Stone, (Exhibited 1771), Joseph Wright of Derby (1734-1797). Oil on… read more »

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Tom Wedgwood’s Importance

Image: Engraving of Josiah Wedgwood. Josiah was the father of Tom Wedgwood. Imagine a world without photographs,… read more »

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