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raise the flag, call the captain.

10 January 2011

Author : jeanne-salome-rochat

Anatomical fugitive sheet (Viscerum, 1539) bound at the end of Valverde, (Vivae imagines partium corporis humani, 1566). Part of the engraving is composed of printed paper flaps that, when lifted, reveal the internal organs of the figure. This is one of a pair of male and female figures.

1566 engraving, by Lambert van Noort, Frans Huys, Pieter Huys, Gaspar Beccera and Nicolas Beatrizet.



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