Volta (Alexandre) Inventeur de la Pile Electrique.
Imp Pilet et Cougnard à Genève. [n.d., c.1840.]
Lithograph, printed area 255 x 160mm. Some staining.
Count Alessandro Volta (1745-1827), Italian physicist best known for the development of the electric battery, 1800. The electrical unit 'the volt' was named in his honour.
Wellcome Institute: 3083 - 2. From the Blackburn Collection.
[Ref: 6294] £95.00