Twelve stages in the sequence from the head of a primitive man to the head of the Apollo Belvedere. Coloured etchings by Christian von Mechel after Lavater, 1797.

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1 print : etching and aquatint, with watercolour ; image 36.6 x 22.5 cm

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Gradation de la tête de grenouille jusqu'au profil d'Apollon. Executé ... par Chr: de Mechel en 1797 d'après les idées du célèbre Lavater.

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  • Executé et publié à Basle

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  • Chr: von Mechel

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  • 1797

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Twelve stages in the sequence from the head of a primitive man to the head of the Apollo Belvedere. Coloured etchings by Christian von Mechel after Lavater, 1797.. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

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