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Anatomical diagram of the skull, brain, trachea, and glands
Skull--anatomy & histology
Brain--anatomy & histology
Trachea--anatomy & histology
Thyroid Gland--anatomy & histology
Parotid Gland--anatomy & histology
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.
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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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