Galen, standing in a glade, looks at a human skeleton on the ground. Engraving by H.F. Rose, 1820.
- Rose, H. F., active 1810-1820.
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Presumably an episode mentioned in Galen's De anatomicis administrandis book I, cap. 2, in which he came across what he believed to be the skeleton of a brigand who had been killed by a traveller repelling an attack