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Anatomical diagram of the parts within the interior of the thorax seen from in front and behind

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Title

Anatomical diagram of the parts within the interior of the thorax seen from in front and behind

Subject

Thorax--anatomy & histology
Book Illustrations

Description

Lithograph by T. Sinclair & Son from a drawing by Hermann Faber.
Diagram of the parts within the interior of the thorax, seen from in front, the anterior wall of the thorax, the lungs, and the heart in position (figure 1) and the same seen from behind with the posterior wall of the thorax removed and the lungs pressed aside (figure 2).
Title supplied by cataloger.

Creator

T. Sinclair & Son
Faber, Hermann

Source

Harrison Allen’s A System of Human Anatomy contains lithographs of drawings by Hermann Faber from dissections by the author. The book consists of five sections covering histology (by E. O. Shakespeare), bones and joints, muscles and fasci, arteries, veins, and lymphatics, the nervous system, and the organs of sense, of digestion, and genito-urinary organs.

Publisher

Digitized by the Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia

Date

1884

Language

eng

Type

StillImage

Identifier

ZAd_2.pl106

Original Format

1 print : lithograph, color

Physical Dimensions

30 x 24 cm

Citation

T. Sinclair & Son and Faber, Hermann, “Anatomical diagram of the parts within the interior of the thorax seen from in front and behind,” The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Digital Library, accessed January 20, 2022, https://www.cppdigitallibrary.org/items/show/198.