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Putti deprive a bird of air in a vacuum experiment, one plays at billiards, another plays with magnetised keys, while outside a storm rages: representing physics. Etching by B. Picart, 1729, after himself.

Picart, Bernard, 1673-1733.
Date
1729
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[Paris]

Physical description

1 print : etching ; platemark 7.6 x 13.4 cm

Lettering

La physique. ; B. Picart del. et sculpt. 1729

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 25667i

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