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Michel Eugène Chevreul (1786 - 1889)

RA Collection: People and Organisations

French chemist who pioneered the scientific study of the properties of colour in natural substances, particularly in relation to the manufacture of dyes. Director of the dyeing works at the Gobelins tapestry manufactory.

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Born: 1786

Died: 1889

Gender: Male

Works by Michel Eugène Chevreul in the RA Collection

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