Muscles of the Head

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Title

Muscles of the Head

Subject

Anatomy, muscles, head

Description

Illustration of the muscles of the head that allows for facial expressions and movement of the face. An early depiction of this is beneficial for researchers in the future and helps us see the depth of knowledge they had of head anatomy. 

Creator

J.F. Gautier d'Agoty

Publisher

Florian Rodari, Anatomie de la couleur. L'invention de l'estampe en couleurs, exh. cat., Paris: Bibliothèque nationale de France, 1996, no. 91

Date

1741

Contributor

Naveen Kamath

Format

Mezzotint, printed in colours ; platemark 22.1 x 15.5 cm

Language

Latin

Type

Still Image

Identifier

Wellcome Library no. 560817i

Files

AA2Muscles.jpg

Citation

J.F. Gautier d'Agoty, “Muscles of the Head,” Enlightenmens, accessed July 5, 2022, http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/978.

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