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Portrait of Otto Finsch, 1 [picture]
Bib ID 3798240
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Online Versions
Description [19--?] 
1 photograph : b&w ; 16 x 10.9 cm. 
Series

G.M. Mathews collection of portraits of ornithologists.

Biography/History

Otto Finsch (1839-1917) ornithologist and ethnologist, was the director of Bremen's Museum of Natural History and Ethnography 1876-1879, and built up a significant collection of material from the Pacific region.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer.

Inscriptions: "Mr Otto Finsch, Bremen"--Handwritten, on verso.

Duplicate of earlier photograph from unidentified source, c. 1870.

Part of G.M. Mathews collection of portraits of ornithologists

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-150666066

Related Material Papers of Gregory M. Mathews, 1900-1949; located at; National Library of Australia Manuscript collection MS 1465. 
Subjects Finsch, O. (Otto), 1839-1917 -- Portraits.  |  Ethnologists -- Australia -- Portraits.  |  Ornithologists -- Australia -- Portraits.
Occupation Ethnologists.  |  Ornithologists.

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