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Images of Dissection

From De humani corporis fabrica by Vesalius, Andreas
Image courtesy of the National Library of Medicine
Title: Vesalius performing dissection
Source:
De humani corporis fabrica
Creator:
Vesalius, Andreas
Keywords:
Human dissection
Description:
Title page of book showing the dissection of a female criminal.
Date:
1543?
Identifier:
  • NLM Record UI: 101437384
  • NLM Image ID: 153761
Rights:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain.
From Anatomy of humane bodies by Cowper, William
2nd ed. Leyden, 1737.
Title: Dissected hand
Source:
Anatomy of humane bodies
Creator:
Cowper, William
Keywords:
Human dissection, Hand--Anatomy
Description:
Image of a hand being dissected.
Date:
1737
Identifier:
  • Bib# 3530850
Rights:
The Health Sciences Library System at the University of Pittsburgh believes this item to be in the public domain.
From De dissectione partium corporis humani libri tres by Estienne, Charles
Paris, 1546.
Title: Man with dissected throat
Source:
De dissectione partium corporis humani libri tres
Creator:
Estienne, Charles
Keywords:
Human dissection, Throat--Anatomy
Description:
Image of seated man holding open his dissected throat, showing internal anatomy.
Date:
1546
Identifier:
  • Bib# 3532201
Rights:
The Health Sciences Library System at the University of Pittsburgh believes this item to be in the public domain.
From DAnotomia del corpo humano co´discorsi del medesimo... by Valverde, Juan
Venetia, 1682.
Title: Woman with dissected abdomen
Source:
DAnotomia del corpo humano co´discorsi del medesimo...
Creator:
Valverde, Juan
Keywords:
Human dissection, Abdomen--Anatomy
Description:
Image of a woman whose abdomen has been dissected. Her organs and a small baby surround the image.
Date:
1682
Identifier:
  • Bib# 3497844
Rights:
The Health Sciences Library System at the University of Pittsburgh believes this item to be in the public domain.
From Anatomical atlas by Smith, Henry H.
Philadelphia, 1854.
Title: Anatomy lecture room
Source:
Anatomical atlas
Creator:
Smith, Henry H.
Keywords:
Human anatomy, Medical education
Description:
Anatomy lecture room from the mid-1800s.
Date:
1854
Identifier:
  • Bib# 3427904
Rights:
The Health Sciences Library System at the University of Pittsburgh believes this item to be in the public domain.
Vesalius performing dissection; Title page of book showing the dissection of a female criminal.
From Anatomy of humane bodies; Anatomy of humane bodies
From De dissectione partium corporis humani libri tres; Image of seated man holding open his dissected throat, showing internal anatomy.
From DAnotomia del corpo humano co´discorsi del medesimo...; Image of a woman whose abdomen has been dissected. Her organs and a small baby surround the image.
From Anatomical atlas; Anatomy lecture room from the mid-1800s.