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Anatomical diagram of the pelvis, spine, and muscles of the back
Pelvic Bones--anatomy & histology
Spine--anatomy & histology
Back--anatomy & histology
Muscle, Skeletal--anatomy & histology
Copperplate engraving--Cf. Choulant, L. Anatomic illustration, p. 331.
Diagram viewing the right side of the spine, pelvis, and the muscles of the back anteriorally. The vertebra connect to the back muscles on the right side, but stand alone on the left. The right arm bone is raised, and cut off before the elbow. Accompanying text identifies the muscles and bones.
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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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