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John Abernethy: certificate showing a skeleton and an écorché figure holding aloft a vignette of Galen finding a human skeleton. Sugar-ground etching by J. G. Strutt, before 1821.

Strutt, Jacob George, 1790-1864.
Date
1821
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[London]

Physical description

1 print : etching

Lettering

Sine anatomia, trunca et debilis esset medicina. Celsus. Strutt sculp.

Notes

Attendance reference for John S Stamp

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 525708i

Lettering note

The lettering, a quotation from A. Cornelius Celsus, means that without anatomy (the study of) medicine would be truncated and debilitated

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  • English
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