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Tertia pagina figurarum capitalium. [9 pictures of the brain and its parts]

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Names
Geminus, Thomas (d. 1562) (Author)
Collection

Compendiosa totius anatomie delineatio, ære exarata

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1545
Place Term: Londini
Publisher: [In officina I. Herfordie]
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KC+++ 1545 (Geminus, T. Compendiosa)
Topics
Human body
Genres
Prints
Rare books
Notes
Ownership : J.S. Billings Mem. Coll

Content : Made up of the Latin text of Vesalius's Epitome together with some portions of his longer work, and illustrated with a set of plates engraved on copper by Geminus himself. These are moderately skilful copies of nearly all the woodcuts [from drawings by the painter Johannes van Calcar] in Vesalius's original book together with a few reduced from those larger and finer cuts which had been collected in the Epitome ... Vesalius ... complained bitterly, not of the piracy of his text ... but of the injustice done to his illustrations by want of knowledge and accuracy in the copyist ...

Citation/reference : Hazlitt II, 244

Citation/reference : Brunet, tome 2, p. 1525

Statement of Responsibility: Per Thomam Geminum
Physical Description
Form: Engravings ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
Latin
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 13794220
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14294068
UUID: f5767380-c6f8-012f-5977-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1545: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Tertia pagina figurarum capitalium. [9 pictures of the brain and its parts]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1545. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f39b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Tertia pagina figurarum capitalium. [9 pictures of the brain and its parts]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 31, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f39b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1545). Tertia pagina figurarum capitalium. [9 pictures of the brain and its parts] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f39b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Tertia pagina figurarum capitalium. [9 pictures of the brain and its parts]