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An arrangement of the spinal nerves. Photolithograph, 1940, after a woodcut, 1543.

  • Vesalius, Andreas, 1514-1564.
Date
1940
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24495i
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Publication/Creation

Bern : Dr A. Wander, 1940.

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1 print : photolithograph

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Triginta parium nervorum quae a dorsali medulla dorsi ossibus contenta originem ducunt, nuda delineatio ea proportione expressa, qua superiùs venae cavae & magnae arteriae delineationes exhibuimus. Haec trium subsequentibus Capitibus communium figurarum secunda numeratur.

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. 148-149, pl. 50
H. Cushing, A bio-bibliography of Andreas Vesalius, 2nd ed., Hamden, Conn., and London 1962, pp. 75-88, no. VI.A.-1

Lettering note

The page number "232" is a misprint. It appears on p. 332, which in the Brussels 1970 facsimile reprint of the 1543 edition is unpaginated

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 24495i

Reproduction note

The original: is a woodcut illustration to book IV of the De humani corporis fabrica libri septem of Andreas Vesalius (p. 332), published in Basel in 1543

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