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Etudes d'anatomie a l'usage des peintres.

Charles Monnet

RA Collection: Book

Record number

04/3336

Author

Imprint

[Paris,]: [177-]

Physical Description

42 plates.

References

M. Cazort et al., The Ingenious Machine of Nature: Four Centuries Of Art And Anatomy [exhibition catalogue] (1996), p.62; G.D.R. Bridson and J.J. White, Plant, animal and anatomical illustration in art and science: a bibliographical guide (1990); M. Duval and E. Cuyer, Histoire de l'anatomie plastique: les maîtres, les livres et les écorchés (1898).

Summary Note

The text addresses both osteology and myology, in an attempt to redress what the author considered the earlier neglect of details of head, hands and feet.

Provenance

Acquired between 1802 and 1821. Recorded in RAA Library, Catalogue, 1821.

Subject

Anatomy, Artistic.