Title [Anatomical fugitive sheets of a skeleton, male figure and a female figure.]
Imprint [Wittenberg : s.n., 1573].

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 By approval  Closed stores EPB Planchests  287 (SR drawer 2)  Sheet 1 (skeleton)  Restricted
 By approval  On Exhibition  Medicine man exhibition. Wellcome Collection. 12 June 2007-2010  Sheet 2 (male)  DUE 25-10-14
 By approval  On Exhibition  Medicine man exhibition. Wellcome Collection. 12 June 2007-2010  Sheet 3 (female)  DUE 25-10-14
Physical description 3 sheets. : ill. (woodcut) ; 37 x 31 cm.
Note Imprint: [from sheet 3] Edita Vuitebergae in gratiam studiosae iuuentutis, discentis elementa doctrinae Anatomicae in libello de Anima. M.D.LXXIII.
All the text in Latin, with some names of anatomical parts also given in Greek. The text is printed in a column, on the right of the woodcut on sheets 1 and 3, on the left on sheet 2. Male and female figures have superimposed flaps. Sheet 1 has seven accessory figures with corresponding explanatory texts (from prima figura to septima); sheet 2 has eight accessory figures and an explanatory text arranged alphabetically (A to H). The main figure has the features of Vesalius; sheet 3 has ten accessory figures and an explanatory text arranged from I to IX.
According to Carlino, publication has been incorrectly attributed to Simon Gronenberg.
Contents Sheet 1 (skeleton): [Skeleton], seu compages ossium humani corporis, parte anteriore expressa. -- Sheet 2 (male figure): Tabula exhibens insigniora maris viscera. -- Sheet 3 (female figure): Tabula foeminae membra demonstrans.
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References Carlino, A. Paper Bodies, 30
Note Copy 1. Woodcuts coloured.
Related title [Skeleton], seu compages ossium humani corporis, parte anteriore expressa
Tabula exhibens insigniora maris viscera
Tabula foeminae membra demonstrans
Topic-LCSH Human anatomy.
Genre/Technique Anatomical fugitive sheets.
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