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The surgical dissection of the subclavian and carotid regions, the relative anatomy of their contents

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Title

The surgical dissection of the subclavian and carotid regions, the relative anatomy of their contents

Subject

Neck--anatomy & histology
Neck--blood supply
Neck Muscles--anatomy & histology
Carotid Arteries--anatomy & histology
Book Illustrations

Description

Lithograph by T. Sinclairs Lith. from a drawing by Joseph Maclise.
Anatomical diagram of a human male figure with the carotid region of the neck opened to reveal its contents. The carotid artery, external jugular vein, parotid gland, sterno-hyoid muscle, omo-hyoid muscle, as well as other veins, arteries, and muscles are visible.
Title from commentary.

Creator

Maclise, Joseph
T. Sinclair's Lith.

Source

Surgical Anatomy by Joseph Maclise was first published 1851. An edition published in London included 35 plates lithographed by Michael and Nicholas, while the edition presented here, published in Philadelphia, includes 68 plates lithographed by T. Sinclair's Lith. from Maclise's especially artistic drawings.

Publisher

Digitized by the Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia

Date

1851

Language

eng

Type

StillImage

Identifier

ZAe_6.1.pl7

Original Format

1 print : color lithograph

Physical Dimensions

35 x 27 cm

Citation

Maclise, Joseph and T. Sinclair's Lith., “The surgical dissection of the subclavian and carotid regions, the relative anatomy of their contents,” The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Digital Library, accessed November 27, 2021, https://www.cppdigitallibrary.org/items/show/2358.