Mary Evans Concert Mecanique, invented by M Richard 10006112
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Picture No 10006112
Date 1769
Description Concert Mecanique, invented by M Richard
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A 'Concert Mecanique' invented by Monsieur Richard and demonstrated in the Royal Library. It consists of three automata, playing keyboard, violin and cello. It is possible that the music is coming from somewhere else, and that each robot is merely making movements to imitate the playing of the instrument.
Source engraving by De Longueil
Credit Mary Evans Picture Library
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Mary Evans Picture No 10006112 - A 'Concert Mecanique' invented by Monsieur Richard and demonstrated in the Royal Library. It consists of three automata, playing keyboard, violin and cello. It is possible that the music is coming from somewhere else, and that each robot is merely making movements to imitate the playing of the instrument.

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