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Comparative Anatomy

A work made of hand-colored etching on paper.
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  • A work made of hand-colored etching on paper.


published December 10, 1818


Isaac Robert Cruikshank (English, 1789-1856)
published by S.W. Fores (English, 1761-1838)

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Isaac Robert Cruikshank


Comparative Anatomy


England (Artist's nationality:)

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Published 1818


Hand-colored etching on paper


Image: 22.6 × 31.2 cm (8 15/16 × 12 5/16 in.); Sheet cut within platemark: 23.2 × 31.7 cm (9 3/16 × 12 1/2 in.)

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Gift of Thomas F. Furness in memory of William McCallin McKee

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