The carotid, subclavian, and axillary arteries
From Quain’s Elements of Anatomy by Jones Quain and Sir Edward Albert Sharpey-Schäfer, 1892
Illustration of rabbit skull from A Systeme of Anatomy (treating of the body of man, beasts, birds, fish, insects, and plants) by Samuel Collins, 1685
Jonas Arnold Delineavit - Amputation Instruments, from Johannes Scultetus’s Armamentarium chirurgicum bipartitum, 1666
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Plates 79 - 84 (Electro-Physiologie Photographique) by Guillaume-Amant Duchenne de Boulogne, 1862
Lantern Medical Slides, c. 1930s
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Anatomical Venus - La Specola Model, 18th century
From Opening Up a Few Corpses, 1795-1995 by John Bender of Stanford University
French female figure modeled in wax
This is also the cover illustration for Rachilde’s notorious 1884 novel Monsieur Vénus.
Miss Anatomy, 1937
MISS ANATOMY, a life-size female figure sculptored from actual life and featuring internal organs that can be removed for lecture purposes, has been placed on exhibition at the New York Museum of Science and Industry in Rockefeller Center, N. Y. C.
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Chronophotographic image by Albert Londe of what was described as an attack of hysteria.
Albert Londe: Hysterieanfall beim Menschen, chronofotografische Bilderfolge, Labor des Hôpital de la Salpêtrière, Paris, 1885
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