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The surgical dissection of the wrist and hand

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Title

The surgical dissection of the wrist and hand

Subject

Hand--anatomy & histology
Wrist--anatomy & histology
Hand--blood supply
Wrist--blood supply
Muscle, Skeletal--anatomy & histology
Book Illustrations

Description

Lithograph by T. Sinclairs Lith. from a drawing by Joseph Maclise.
Anatomical diagram of a human hand and wrist dissected to reveal the 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

Identifier

ZAe_6.1.pl19

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 wrist and hand,” The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Digital Library, accessed August 19, 2019, https://www.cppdigitallibrary.org/items/show/2362.