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Bones of the left hand, dorsal surface
Hand Bones--anatomy & histology
Engraved by Butterworth and Heath from a drawing by H.V. Carter.
Anatomical diagram of the bones of the hand, dorsal surface.
Title from caption.
Carter, H. V. (Henry Vandyke), 1831-1897
Butterworth and Heath
Original image in: Gray, Henry, 1825-1861. Anatomy (London : J.W. Parker, 1858). Ac 11B (Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia)
Anatomy by Henry Gray (commonly known as Gray's Anatomy) was first published 1858. The anatomy textbook proved to be a great success due to its illustrations and compact size. The illustrations were made by Gray's fellow anatomist, Henry Vandyke Carter, and engraved on wood by Butterworth and Heath.
Digitized by the Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia
1 print : wood engraving
26 x 16 cm
Carter, H. V. (Henry Vandyke), 1831-1897 and Butterworth and Heath, “Bones of the left hand, dorsal surface,” The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Digital Library, accessed August 11, 2022, https://www.cppdigitallibrary.org/items/show/2369.