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Key to the Pictures

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Description: Samuel F. B. Morse’s Gallery of the Louvre and the Art of Invention
~WHY DID the painter of Gallery of the Louvre (plate 1) invent the electromagnetic telegraph? To answer this question, we must go back to the fall of 1832, when these two inventions crossed paths.
PublisherTerra Foundation for American Art
Related print edition pages: pp.111-125

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