Artificial insect, 1870s

Artificial insect, 1870s

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Caption: Artificial insect. 19th-century illustration of a mechanism representing the wings and flying motion of an insect. This illustration was published in 'Animal mechanism: a treatise on terrestrial and aerial locomotion' (1874) by French physiologist Etienne-Jules Marey (1830-1904).

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