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Creator:
Gautier Dagoty, 1717-1785.
Title:
Exposition anatomique des organes des sens : jointe à la névrologie entière du corps humain et conjecture sur l'électricité animale : avec des planches imprimées en coleurs naturelles, suivant le nouvel art / par M. Dagoty.
Published/Created:
A Paris : Chez Demonville, Imprimeur-Libraire de l'Académie Françoise ..., MDCCLXXV [1775]
Physical Description:
[2], 46 p., VIII leaves of plates : ill. (mezzotints) ; 45 cm. (fol.)
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2011 49
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Plates VI-VIII attach to form one long plate depicting a complete human nervous system.
The plates are mezzotint engravings, printed in color (with plates of blue, red, yellow, and black).
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in contemporary quarter parchment and white boards; the parchment was formerly used as a manuscript, and bears writing.
Subject Terms:
Demonville -- Publisher.
Human anatomy -- Early works to 1800.
Nervous system -- Atlases -- Early works to 1800.
Neurology -- Early works to 1800.
Sense organs -- Early works to 1800.
Form/Genre:
Mezzotints -- 1775.
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