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A brain seen from the underside; with attention to the area associated by Gall with verbal memory. Process print, 1901, after etching, 1809.

Hollander, Bernard, 1864-1934.

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London (9 Henrietta Street, Covent Garden) ; New York : Grant Richards : G.P. Putnam's sons, 1901.

Physical description

1 photomechanical reproduction : half-tone


Base of brain. From Gall's Atlas 1809 (reduced). Gall.- 'I regard as the organ of verbal memory that cerebral part which rests on the posterior half of the orbital plate ...


From the working archive of the phrenologist Bernard Hollander (1864-1934)


Wellcome Library no. 28011i

Lettering note

Lettering continues: "between XV and 39' (Fissure of Sylvius). See also plates IX. and X. Plate VIII"

Reproduction note

Original design from the 'Atlas' of 100 plates to Gall's 'Anatomie et physiologie du système nerveux en général, et du cerveau en particulier' (4 volumes; Paris, 1810-1819)


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