Robert Fulton 1765-1815
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Robert Fulton 1765-1815 by V. S. Virginskii

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Published by Published for the Smithsonian Institute and the National Science Foundation, Washington, D. C. by Amerind Publishing Co. Pvt. Ltd. in New Delhi .
Written in English


  • Fulton, Robert, -- 1765-1815.,
  • Steamboats -- History.

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Edition Notes

StatementV. S. Virginskii.
SeriesAcademy of Sciences of the USSR. Science Biography Series
The Physical Object
Pagination221 p. :
Number of Pages221
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14142524M

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Title: Robert Fulton (–) Artist: After a model by Jean Antoine Houdon (French, Versailles – Paris) Founder: Cast by Jno. Williams, Inc. Bronze Foundry, New York. Date: early 20th century cast, after model of Culture: French Medium: Bronze Dimensions: Height: 28 3/8 in. ( cm) Classification: Sculpture-Bronze Credit Line: Rogers Fund, From the description of Account book, (New York University, Group Batchload). WorldCat record id: Robert Fulton was an artist, civil engineer and inventor of the paddle wheel boat. He resided in Pittsburgh between and and built his first steamboat "New Orleans" in Pittsburgh. Fulton, Robert, Robert.   It was left to an American, Robert Fulton (), to make the steamboat a practical, commercially successful means of water travel, and he is generally recognized as its most important inventor. Fulton began his career as a portrait painter, but later he turned his fertile mind to invention. This bust of Fulton belongs to the latter part of Houdon's career. It was the last of the portraits of famous Americans that he modeled. The bust was made in Paris while Fulton was living and working there (). This bronze was cast (probably in ) from a .