Ampere, Andre-Marie & Scientists
Document signed, 1 1/2 pages (both sides), 7 x 9,25 inch, (Paris), in French, report with signatures of the attendant members at an Academy of Science`s meeting with a reference book of Adolphe Dureau de la Malle (1777-1857, French geographer, naturalist, historian and artist) as the subject of the meeting (on the verso), signed on the front page in black ink "A. Ampere" - additionally signed by other members of the society: naturalist Ètienne Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire (1772-1844), the doctor and naturalist Francois-Ètienne de La Roche (1781-1813), the philosopher and scientist José Correia de Serra (1750-1823), the naturalist Joseph Philippe Francois Deleuze (1753-1835), the chemist Claude Louis Berthollet (1748-1822), the zoologist Georges Cuvier (1769-1832), the zoologist André Marie Constant Duméril (1744-1860), the agronomist Charles Philibert de Lasteyrie (1759-1849) and others, attractively mounted (removable) for fine display with a picture, shows Andre-Marie Ampere in a head and shoulders portrait (altogether 16,5 x 11,75 inch), with scattered mild soiling - in fine to very fine condition. Subject of the meeting (verso): "Ouvrage sur la Géographie de la mer noire de l`interieur de l`Afrique et de la Mediterrainée par M. Dureau de la Malle" Translated: "Reference book on the Geography of the Black Sea from the Interior of Africa and the Mediterranean by Mr. Dureau de la Malle."
|Profession||French physicist and mathematician who was one of the founders of the science of classical electromagnetism, which he referred to as `electrodynamics`|
|Year of birth||1775|
|year of death||1836|
|Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm)||7 x 9,25 (altogether 16,5 x 11,75 inch)|
|Condition||fine to very fine|
|Type of Autograph||documents|