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Anatomical diagram of the muscles of the neck

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Title

Anatomical diagram of the muscles of the neck

Subject

Neck Muscles--anatomy & histology
Anatomy, Artistic
Book Illustrations

Description

Copperplate engraving--Cf. Choulant, L. Anatomic illustration, p. 331.
Diagram depicting the muscles of the neck in three-quarter profile, attached to the skull with chin tilted up. Accompanying text identifies the neck muscles.
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.pl16

Original Format

1 print : copperplate engraving, color

Physical Dimensions

35 x 23 cm

Citation

“Anatomical diagram of the muscles of the neck,” The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Digital Library, accessed October 25, 2020, https://www.cppdigitallibrary.org/items/show/223.