History of Medicine
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Illustrations of dissections in a series of original coloured plates, the size of life, representing the dissection of the human body...
London, 1867. Chromolithograph. National Library of Medicine
George Viner Ellis
George Henry Ford
Subdued color and shading, and masterful composition, lend the dissected body and prosthetics of dissection a serene beauty.