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Anatomical diagram of the muscles of the face
Facial Muscles--anatomy & histology
Copperplate engraving--Cf. Choulant, L. Anatomic illustration, p. 331.
Diagram of neck and face muscles, seen in three-quarter profile. Accompanying text identifies the muscles.
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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, color
35 x 23 cm
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