Richard Quain: The anatomy of the arteries of the human body, with its applications to pathology and operative surgery

Bernhard Siegfried Albinus

Mardi Gras, late 1890s

Mardi Gras, late 1890s

Antique Large Folio Copper Plate Published London, C1760. Engraved Edward Rooker after an unknown illustrator.

Praying Hands (1508)-Albrecht Durer

Praying Hands (1508)-Albrecht Durer

St. Christopher, engraving by Albrecht Dürer, 1521

St. Christopher, engraving by Albrecht Dürer, 1521

Supplice Sandwich;’ drawn by Jacques Arago and by Maurin. Curious scene showing a Hawaiian sacrifice, from Jacques Arago’s rare account of Freycinet’s travels around the world from 1817 to 1820. First published in 1822, Arago’s account met with much success. This plate is newly drawn by N. Maurin after the orginal sketchbook by Jacques Arago, who had become blind.

Supplice Sandwich;’ drawn by Jacques Arago and by Maurin. Curious scene showing a Hawaiian sacrifice, from Jacques Arago’s rare account of Freycinet’s travels around the world from 1817 to 1820. First published in 1822, Arago’s account met with much success. This plate is newly drawn by N. Maurin after the orginal sketchbook by Jacques Arago, who had become blind.