"Auspiciis DD. Praepositorum Bibliothecae Roncione Pratensi"  Copper engraving from "Utriusque Thesauri Antiquitatum Romanorum graecarumque nova Supplementa" by Giovanni Poleni (Joanne Polemo 1683 - 1761). This work was published in Venice in 1737 by J. B. Pasquali.  Poleni was known for his work in Astronomy, Physics, Archeology, and Meteorology. He constructed a wood adding and multiplying machine that had a limited function. Some say he was the "father" of the computer.

Archeology, Auspiciis DD. Praepositorum Bibliothecae Roncione Pratensi

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"Auspiciis DD. Praepositorum Bibliothecae Roncione Pratensi"

Copper engraving from "Utriusque Thesauri Antiquitatum Romanorum graecarumque nova Supplementa" by Giovanni Poleni (Joanne Polemo 1683 - 1761). This work was published in Venice in 1737 by J. B. Pasquali.

Poleni was known for his work in Astronomy, Physics, Archeology, and Meteorology. He constructed a wood adding and multiplying machine that had a limited function. Some say he was the "father" of the computer.

Minor creasing in lower margin.

Image size: 33.5 x 20 cm ( 13.1 x 7.8 ")

 


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