This website has a nice collection of 1700’s autonoma pictures
Henri Maillardet’s Draughsman-and-Writer
18th century engraving which inspired the Jaquet-Droz family
Cupid and butterfly and a portrait of Louis XV (Draughtsman)
Durand & Decamps – Professor Arcadius writing a sentance
Device of the Duck attributed to Vaucanson: the structure, weights, motor and wheel-work.
Drum with cogs directing the whole mechanism (Duck)
Detail of the Duck
The fourth Writer made by Friedrich von Knaus
The Jaquet-Droz Writer (1774), in the Neuchatel Museum
The Draghtsman by Jaquet-Droz (1774)
Mandolin. Snuff-box by Jaquet-Droz.
Clock with moving Chinese Characters amd waterfall, representing the Scared Mountain
Small musical clock with automata.
English calendar clock, with music and automata, made c.1740.
Little Girl at the Piano