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
Overall: 55.8 x 40 x 5.4 cm (21 15/16 x 15 3/4 x 2 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with woodcuts and photomechanical relief prints
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(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.
Munich and New York: University of Munich Library and New York Academy of Medicine, 1934
Mrs. Louis H. Klebenov, by whom given to MFA, September 24, 1985.
Gift of Mrs. Louis H. Klebenov