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Piazza Galvani

Luigi Galvani

Bologna 1737 - Bologna 1798
Italian physician, physicist, biologist and philosopher, who discovered animal electricity
(Wikipedia)
Adalberto Cencetti
1879

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Description

Marbe statue holding a tablet which froglegs and an electrical device, showing his discovery that the muscles of dead frogs' legs twitched when struck by an electrical spark.

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GALVANI
1879

Signature

Cencetti 1879

Sculptor

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Locatie (N 44°29'30" - E 11°20'35")

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