Art Hx: Visual and Medical Legacies of British Colonialism

Color mezzotint of a human torso with layers of skin, muscle, and bone selectively removed to show the layers of anatomy.

Title:  Cours Complet d’Anatomie Peint et Gravé en Couleurs Naturelles (Complete Anatomy Course Painted and Engraved in Natural Colors), pl. 15

Artist/Maker: Jacques Fabian Gautier d’Agoty and M. Jadelot

Date: 1773

Copyright/Permissions: From the New York Public Library

Location(s): Nancy, France

Art Hx