Roger Bacon in His Observatory at Merton College, Oxford. Ernest Board, ca. 1912
Roger Bacon (ca. 1214-1294). Mystery of History Volume 2, Lesson 69 #MOHII69
Medieval philosophy did not encourage scientific endeavor, but a few scholars, such as Roger Bacon, did important experimental work in optics and other fields.
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Optic studies of Roger Bacon, O.F.M. (c. A.D. 1214–1294).
c1754: Roger Bacon (c1214–94), English experimental scientist, philosopher and Franciscan. Copperplate engraving. (Photo by Universal History Archive/Getty Images)
Study for Head of George Dyer, 1967 oil on canvas, 35.5 x 30.5 cm private collection