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Icones anatomicae

De humani corporis fabrica

1934, originally published in 1537
Author Andreas Vesalius (Italian, 1514–1564), Illustrated by Jan Steven van Calcar (Netherlandish, active in Italy, 1499?–1546?), Publisher New York Academy of Medicine (American), Publisher University of Munich Library (German), Printer Bremer Presse (German, active 1911–1939)


Place of Publication: Munich, Germany; Place of Publication: New York, New York, USA

Dimensions

Overall: 55.8 x 40 x 5.4 cm (21 15/16 x 15 3/4 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1985.697

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with woodcuts and photomechanical relief prints

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Munich and New York: University of Munich Library and New York Academy of Medicine, 1934) Large folio; [8 ff.] 130, xiii pp. [1 f.], plus plates; original publisher’s half white morocco, marbled paper boards.

Anatomical illustrations.


Munich and New York: University of Munich Library and New York Academy of Medicine, 1934

Provenance

Mrs. Louis H. Klebenov, by whom given to MFA, September 24, 1985.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Louis H. Klebenov