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Anatomical diagram of the skull

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Title

Anatomical diagram of the skull

Subject

Skull--anatomy & histology
Anatomy, Artistic
Book Illustrations

Description

Copperplate engraving--Cf. Choulant, L. Anatomic illustration, p. 331.
Diagram of four human skulls, with frontal (fig. 1), lateral (fig 2.), ventral (fig. 3) and dorsal (fig. 4) views. Accompanying text identifies the bones and teeth of the skull.
Title supplied by cataloger.

Source

Published in 1811, Giuseppe del Medico's Anatomia per uso dei pittori e scultori is a manual of anatomy for artists. The work contains 38 copperplates, some of which were printed in multiple colors.

Publisher

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

Date

1811

Identifier

Lewis_Z_112.pl3

Original Format

1 print : copperplate engraving

Physical Dimensions

35 x 23 cm

Citation

“Anatomical diagram of the skull,” The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Digital Library, accessed October 25, 2020, https://www.cppdigitallibrary.org/items/show/218.