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Anatomical diagram of the skull, brain, trachea, and glands

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Title

Anatomical diagram of the skull, brain, trachea, and glands

Subject

Skull--anatomy & histology
Brain--anatomy & histology
Trachea--anatomy & histology
Thyroid Gland--anatomy & histology
Parotid Gland--anatomy & histology
Anatomy, Artistic
Book Illustrations

Description

Copperplate engraving--Cf. Choulant, L. Anatomic illustration, p. 331.
Diagram of skull and upper portion of the spine viewed in profile, with brain exposed (fig. 1) and skull in three quarter profile with trachea, glands, and major arteries exposed (fig. 2). Accompanying text identifies glands, arteries, and sections of brain and 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.pl36

Original Format

1 print : copperplate engraving, color

Physical Dimensions

35 x 23 cm

Citation

“Anatomical diagram of the skull, brain, trachea, and glands,” The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Digital Library, accessed October 25, 2020, https://www.cppdigitallibrary.org/items/show/227.