Death masks of famous scientists




It is a treasure to see what Newton looked like.

By the time of Lincoln they were making life masks mainly so an artist could make a sculpture of him.

This says there wasn’t death mask of Lincoln.
Abraham Lincoln Life Masks


Have any of these been 3D-scanned? It’d be great to then texture and render the models realistically.
I meant publicly available.


Wait, Robin Williams is dead? And he was a scientist?

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