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Last NameTournachon (usually called by his pseudonym: Nadar)    
Given NameGaspard-Félix    
alt. NamesG.-F. T. ; Nadar ;    
Marriage    
Childrenphotographer ->Paul Nadar / Tournachon (1856-1939)    
Year born1820 in Paris (?or Lyon?)    
Year died1910    
Place of deathParis    
Father's occupationVictor Tournachon, bookprinter & book-dealer    
Relativesphotographer ->Adrien Tournachon (1825-1903), called: Nadar jeune: http://viaf.org/viaf/224111495) (brother)    
EducationDiplome of the École des mines de Saint-Étienne 183 7; studied medicine in Lyon    
Country of ActivityFrance    
Worked forG.-F. T. & Paul Tournachon: Reportage on chemist Eugène Chevreul (1886) ;    
Patronage    
Collaboratorswith his brother Nadar jeune ; with his son ->Paul for reportage on chemist Eugène Chevreuil in 1886 ;    
Techniquestopographical, geographical, aerial, and technical photography; first person to take aerial photographs    
Sample(s)www.google.de/search?q=Nadar ; http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Nadar_Chevreul.jpg    
Archival sourcesBibliothèque historique de la ville de Paris & Musée Carnavalet , both Paris; cf. http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nadar    
Published sourcesAndré Barre: Nadar (1994) ; Nadar: Correspondance 1820-1851 (Paris 1998) ;     
otherFamous French photographer, caricaturist, journalist, novelist, and balloonist; his atelier in Paris was at boulevard des Capucines 35.    
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