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Guide to Claude Bernard, Dessins originaux pour le Pr‚cis iconographique de m‚decine op‚ratoire et d'anatomie chirurgicale, par C. Bernard et Ch. Huette 1846

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Descriptive Summary

Title:

Bernard, Claude. Dessins originaux pour le Pr‚cis iconographique de m‚decine op‚ratoire et d'anatomie chirurgicale, par C. Bernard et Ch. Huette

Dates:

1846

Dates:

Crerar Ms 84

Size:

78 p. (20.5 cm.)

Repository:

Special Collections Research Center
University of Chicago Library
1100 East 57th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60637 U.S.A.

Abstract:

Fifty-three original pencil and watercolor drawings of surgical instruments and surgical procedures, for Bernard and Huette's Précis iconographique de médecine opératoire et d'anatomie chirurgicale (Paris: Mequignon-Marvis fils, 1846, vol. I: text; vol. II: plates). Includes twenty-five engravings made after the drawings, mostly hand-colored. Drawings of surgical instruments are signed by E. Pochet and J. Fouché; anatomical drawings are primarily signed by J. B. Léveillé. Some drawings are lightly annotated in pencil. Some originals differ from the published versions. Inscribed on wrapper: "Annotations autographes de Claude Bernard sur plusieurs dessin dont 2 portent la signature de Claude Bernard." (Only one plate, bottom of plate 80, signed: "Vu Cl.Bernard.")

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Citation

When quoting material from this collection, the preferred citation is: Bernard, Claude, Dessins originaux pour le Pr‚cis iconographique de m‚decine op‚ratoire et d'anatomie chirurgicale, par C. Bernard et Ch. Huette, Crerar Ms 84, [Box #, Folder #], Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library

Scope Note

Fifty-three original pencil and watercolor drawings of surgical instruments and surgical procedures, for Bernard and Huette's Précis iconographique de médecine opératoire et d'anatomie chirurgicale (Paris: Mequignon-Marvis fils, 1846, vol. I: text; vol. II: plates). Includes twenty-five engravings made after the drawings, mostly hand-colored. Drawings of surgical instruments are signed by E. Pochet and J. Fouché; anatomical drawings are primarily signed by J. B. Léveillé. Some drawings are lightly annotated in pencil. Some originals differ from the published versions. Inscribed on wrapper: "Annotations autographes de Claude Bernard sur plusieurs dessin dont 2 portent la signature de Claude Bernard." (Only one plate, bottom of plate 80, signed: "Vu Cl.Bernard.") See also Crerar Rare Books 6767, Bernard and Huette, Precis iconographique...(Paris: 1846); Crerar Rare Books 6768 (second edition, Paris:1855); and Crerar Rare Books 6762 & 6763, Handbuch der Operative Medecine, two volumes (Schw„b. Hall und Leipzig: 1856), translation of Bernard and Huette, Pr‚cis iconographique..., from French into German, with extensive holograph annotations by unknown hand on illustration plates.

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Crerar Ms 84