Inventor portrait – Nikola Tesla

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Portrait and banner were produced under a contracted in the ’90s by the Lemelson MIT group to create an illustration and banner for the Inventor of the Week on the Inventors Dimension website:

Nikola Tesla, Inventor of the electro-magnetic motor
Born in Croatia, the engineer Nikola Tesla had a distinguished academic and industrial career in central and eastern Europe before coming to the United States in 1884. Here, while working for the Edison Machine Works and independently, Tesla created his greatest invention, the electro-magnetic motor. More at http://web.mit.edu/invent/iow/tesla.html