Signor Sarti's Anatomical Venus

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Title

Signor Sarti's Anatomical Venus

Subject

Human anatomy, wax figures

Description

Advertisement for 'Anatomical and physiological description of the Florentine Venus', 2nd ed. Various editions of this work were published between 1847 and 1854. 
Printed on title-page: catalogues, sixpence. First page of final leaf lists 12 'Means of improving and preserving health.' Date estimated from p. 4: '... Signor Sarti, who, 12 years ago, was the first man to introduce into England, anatomical models for public inspection and improvement. In 1838 he imported a large collection of anatomical models, sufficient to lay the foundation of a museum of anatomy.'

Creator

Signor Sarti

Date

1847

Contributor

Naveen Kamath

Format

Written

Language

English

Type

Still Image

Coverage

Human anatomy

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Citation

Signor Sarti, “Signor Sarti's Anatomical Venus,” Enlightenmens, accessed December 2, 2022, http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/980.

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