This image is not available for purchase in your country.

Portrait of Dorothea Klumpke, astronomer

Portrait of Dorothea Klumpke, astronomer

H411/0069

Rights Managed

This image is not available for purchase in your country.

Please contact your Account Manager if you have any query.

Credit

SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption

Portrait of Dorothea Klumpke (1861-1942), US astronomer. Klumpke was a student at the Paris Observatory, later joining the staff there. She worked on observations of the rings of Saturn, meteorites and stellar spectra. In 1899 she became the first woman to make astronomical observations from a balloon, and later became the first woman elected to the Astronomical Society of France.

Release details

Model release not available. Property release not required.

 {{ i.shot_duration ? i.shot_duration + ' ' : '' }}{{ i.shot_uhd ? '4K ' : i.hires ? 'HD ' : '' }}{{ i.spl_number }} R{{ i.license }}

  • Add to board
  • Similar {{ mediaType(i) }}