Louis Pasteur , 1822 – 1895, was a French chemist and microbiologist renowned for his discoveries in the areas of vaccination, microbial fermentation and pasteurization. He is best known to the general public for his invention of the technique of treating milk and wine to stop bacterial contamination, a process now called pasteurization and is popularly known as the "father of microbiology.
This miniature scientist is carefully created out of wood, wire, clay, and paint. He wears a suit of dark gray herringbone paired with shirt and necktie, and he stands near a table with an assortment of test tube vials for a finishing touch. All details are hand painted and he stands a tiny 4 1/2 inches tall, (11.4 cm).
A must have for the science geek!
Artist Debbie Ritter-uneekdolldesigns.net