Professions, Technics, Physics, electro shocks
"Visite au Physicien - Mr. Le Conseiller presente sa jeune epouse pour qu'on la soumette aux commotions electriques &&"
Visiting a Physics scientist in his laboratory. The visitor presenting his young wife, so that she might be impressed by electric shocks, concussions, etc.
In the hand of the scientist: A divining rod
Lithograph by Charles Motte (1784-1836)
After the drawing by Jean Baptiste Madou (1796-1877)
Single sheet print. With blind stamp lower left corner in margin below image.
Genera age toning. Spotty in margins.
Paris, ca. 1835
Image: 18,8 x 26,3 cm (ca. 7.4 x 10.4")
Jean-Baptiste Madou was a Belgian painter and lithographer; circuits; Electrical Science; electrical current; electrical field; laws of circuits; magnetic inductance; Fleming valve; Electronic Tube; electrode; transistor; electrical engineering