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Anatomical diagram of the bones of the right and left hand, forearm, and elbow
Arm Bones--anatomy & histology
Hand Bones--anatomy & histology
Elbow Joint--anatomy & histology
Copperplate engraving--Cf. Choulant, L. Anatomic illustration, p. 331.
Diagram of right forearm and hand in the supine anterior position viewed from the front (fig. 1) and left forearm and hand in a semiprone position viewed from behind. Accompanying text identifies the bones of the arm, hand, and fingers.
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Original image in: Del Medico, Giuseppe. Anatomia per uso dei pittori e scultori (Rome : Presso Vincenzo Poggioli, 1811). Lewis Z 112 (Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia)
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.
Digitized by the Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia
1 print : copperplate engraving
35 x 23 cm
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