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Two écorchés, one walking with the aid of a staff grasped with both hands, seen from the left side; the other walking with hands fastened (?) behind back, seen from the right side. Line engraving by Kirkwood & Sons, after W. Cowper, 1790/1810.

  • Cowper, William, 1666-1709.
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[1790/1810?]
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561307i
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Credit: Two écorchés, one walking with the aid of a staff grasped with both hands, seen from the left side; the other walking with hands fastened (?) behind back, seen from the right side. Line engraving by Kirkwood & Sons, after W. Cowper, 1790/1810. Wellcome Collection. Public Domain Mark

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Publication/Creation

Edinburgh : Kirkwood & Sons, [1790/1810?]

Physical description

1 print : line engraving ; image 20.4 x 26.2 cm

Lettering

Anatomy. Plate XVI. Engd. by Kirkwood & Son, Edinr.

Creator/production credits

Fig. 1 (écorché with staff) after W. Cowper, Myotomia reformata, London, 1724, tab. xi f.p. 126; fig. 2 (écorché with hands behind back) after Cowper, ibid., tab. xiii

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Wellcome Library no. 561307i

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