Theodor Mommsen
(1817 - 1903)
Theodor Mommsen
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Theodor Mommsen suffered from miopia. As close sight was no problem, he used to keep his glasses on his forehead. Whenever necessary he could quickly pull them onto his nose in order to take a glance at his numerous children. 

Reproduction  of a famous painting by F. Lenbach (1897) by the "Photographische Gesellschaft in Berlin"  

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