M0000436: Woodcut of head showing cerebral ventricles, from Reisch: Margarita philosophica (1503)

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M0000436: Woodcut of head showing cerebral ventricles, from Reisch: <i>Margarita philosophica</i> (1503). Public Domain Mark. Source: Wellcome Collection.

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Previous title, replaced May 2020: Woodcut of head showing Cerebral ventricles.


Woodcut of a head showing cerebral ventricles, 'Vermis', gyri and sensory pathways from Gregor Reisch: Margarita philosophica [totius philosophiae rationalis, naturalis et moralis principia dialogice duodecim libris complectens] (1503). Related images: M0010695, L0001627, L0012387, L0012388, L0012389, L0012390, L18115, L0018116, L0023399, L0025814, L0030314.



Physical description

1 photograph sheet film negative; 10 x 12 cm

Related material

Wellcome Collection holds several versions of the work. This image comes from EPB/B/5409


Catalogue data comes from a combination of entries in the original glass plate registers, metadata created when the glass plates were digitised in the early 2000s and enhancements made by the cataloguer in 2020.

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