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Diagrams of the human body, proportional figures, écorchés etc., for use by artists. Coloured engraving by Langevin, 1851.

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[1851]
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Description

includes principles of geometry, proportions of the face and body, and coloured figures of the skeleton and musculature

Publication/Creation

Paris (Rue de Seine, 33) : Maison Basset, [1851]

Physical description

1 print : line engraving, with watercolour ; sheet 54.7 x 71.3 cm

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Lettering

Tableau des proportions du corps humain à l'usage des artists ; Proportions du corps humain ... principes de géométrie ... Structure osseuse du pied. Gravé sur acier par Langevin.

References note

Bibliographie de la France, 24 mai 1851, no. 348 ("Tableau des proportions du corps humain, à l'usage des artistes en taille-douce. A Paris, chez Basset")--Image of France database no. 46033

Lettering note

Includes extensive explanatory lettering, beneath the images

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 572169i

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  • French


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