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The surgical form of the male and female axillae compared

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Title

The surgical form of the male and female axillae compared

Subject

Axilla--anatomy & histology
Axilla--blood supply
Pectoralis Muscles--anatomy & histology
Book Illustrations

Description

Lithograph by T. Sinclairs Lith. from a drawing by Joseph Maclise.
Anatomical diagram of a human female with the axilla opened to reveal its muscles and blood vessels.
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.pl14

Original Format

1 print : color lithograph

Physical Dimensions

35 x 27 cm

Citation

Maclise, Joseph and T. Sinclair's Lith., “The surgical form of the male and female axillae compared,” The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Digital Library, accessed June 24, 2021, https://www.cppdigitallibrary.org/items/show/2361.