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The anatomy of the horse : including a particular description of the bones, cartilages, muscles, fascias, ligaments, nerves, arteries, veins, and glands

Author: George Stubbs; Constance-Anne Parker
Publisher: London : Pallas Athene, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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George Stubbs (1724-1806) was one of the most original artists Britain has produced. He produced the drawings for the famous 'Anatomy of the Horse'. This edition reproduces all Stubbs' etchings & is taken from the 1853 printing, the last to use Stubbs' original plates. It includes a full text of Stubbs' commentary.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Stubbs; Constance-Anne Parker
ISBN: 1843680033 9781843680031
OCLC Number: 64201938
Notes: "Illustrated by 24 plates."
"Stubbs first published the text and the 24 plates of The Anatomy of the horse in 1766 and they were frequently reprinted thereafter. The illustrations for this edition have been reproduced from the edition of 1853 published by Henry G. Bohn"--Title page verso.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations ; 30 cm
Responsibility: by George Stubbs ; [introduction by Constance-Anne Parker].

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"'The subtle forms and modelled curves and planes in a skeleton were to George Stubbs what a symphony is to a musician.' Oxford Companion to Art 'The most unique thing of its kind ever compiled. This Read more...

 
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