A steam engine designed by Denis Papin. : News Photo
A steam engine designed by Denis Papin. : News Photo
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A steam engine designed by Denis Papin.

Illustration depicting a steam engine designed by Denis Papin. It had no piston, but used the steam pressure to raise water into a cistern. Water from the cistern then fell back, driving a water wheel as it did so. Denis Papin (1647-1713) a French physicist, mathematician and inventor, best known for his pioneering invention of the steam digester, the forerunner of the pressure cooker and of the steam engine. Dated 18th century. (Photo by: Universal History Archive/UIG via Getty Images)
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Credit:Universal History Archive / Contributor
Editorial #:921898290
Collection:Universal Images Group
Date created:01 January, 1754
Licence type:Rights-managed
Release info:Not released. More information
Source:Universal Images Group Editorial
Object name:917_05_WHA_106_0582
Max file size:4879 x 4298 px (41.31 x 36.39 cm) - 300 dpi - 3.64 MB
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