Persian Anatomical Illustrations (Part 1)

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Title

Persian Anatomical Illustrations (Part 1)

Description

Part of a series of drawings done depicting anatomy of the human body at the time. These drawings were done based on Indian and early modern sources. The skeletons are leaning on either a scythe (depicted here) or a pedestal alluding to Vesalian illustrations.

Creator

Muhammad Arzani

Source

The National Library of Medicine

Publisher

The National Library of Medicine

Date

circa 18th century (undated)

Contributor

Megumi Gupta

Format

drawings

Type

drawing

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Original Format

drawing

Files

p20559a.jpg

Citation

Muhammad Arzani, “Persian Anatomical Illustrations (Part 1),” Enlightenmens, accessed August 10, 2022, http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/845.

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