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The surgical form of the male and female axillae compared
Axilla--anatomy & histology
Pectoralis Muscles--anatomy & histology
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.
T. Sinclair's Lith.
Original image in: Maclise, Joseph. Surgical anatomy (Philadelphia : Blanchard and Lea, 1851). ZAe 6.1 (Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia)
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.
Digitized by the Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia
1 print : color lithograph
35 x 27 cm
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 January 18, 2022, https://www.cppdigitallibrary.org/items/show/2361.