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A muscleman, seen from the front. Engraving, 1713, after a woodcut, 1543.

  • Boitard, François, approximately 1670-approximately 1715.
Date
1713
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32328i
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Publication/Creation

1713

Physical description

1 print : engraving ; image 34.6 x 19.3 cm

Lettering

Musculosum corpus a parte antica delineatum ex cl: Vesalio ; 1713

References note

J. B. de C. M. Saunders and C. D. O'Malley, The illustrations from the works of Andreas Vesalius of Brussels, Cleveland and New York, 1950, pp. 92-93, pl. 24

Lettering note

Lettering continues: key with Latin names of the muscles

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 32328i

Reproduction note

A copy, in reverse and omitting the background, of the first muscle plate of Andreas Vesalius's De humani corporis fabrica, Basel 1543, book ii, fig. 1

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