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IMAGE number
CHT163156
Title
The Benefactors of Mankind, plate depicting Great Inventions, 2nd half of 19th century (colour engraving)
Artist
French School, (19th century) / French
Description
Les Bienfaiteurs de l'humanite, planche sur les grandes inventions; Humphry Davy (1778-1829) inventor of a miner safety lamp;
Location
Bibliotheque des Arts Decoratifs, Paris, France
Medium
gravure couleur
Date
(C19th)
Credit
Archives Charmet / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
  • agriculture
  • anaesthetic
  • blackberry bush
  • blind
  • braille
  • chloroform
  • coal
  • cowpox
  • cultivation
  • daubenton
  • de girard
  • deaf
  • development
  • dumb
  • ether
  • factory
  • fish breeding
  • gutenberg
  • guttenberg
  • harbour
  • home
  • hospital
  • inoculation
  • interior
  • invention
  • inventors
  • jackson
  • jenner
  • l'abbe de l'epee
  • margraff
  • mill
  • mine
  • miner
  • modernity
  • olivier de serres
  • operation
  • parmentier
  • port
  • potato
  • press
  • printing house
  • progress
  • railway
  • remy et gehin
  • sign language
  • silk
  • spinning
  • st
  • steam engine
  • success
  • sugar beet
  • surgery
  • technology
  • train
  • vaccination
  • vaccine
  • vincent de paul
  • workshop

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