Nerves of the thorax; spinal cord and spinal nerves
24 x 19 cm.
Dissection of spine and thorax to show spinal cord and spinal nerves, shown in situ. Anterior thoracic wall divided and reflected, viscera and vertebral bodies removed to show spinal cord, spinal nerves. Brainstem partly visible, brachial plexus, intercostal nerves shown. Anterior view.
Plate signed by the artist, West; and by the engraver, Finden.
Part of the book: Swan, Joseph, 1791-1874. A demonstration of the nerves of the human body. London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longman, 1834.
Finden, William, 1787-1852
ThoraxSpinal CordBrain StemSpinal NervesIntercostal NervesBrachial Plexus
A demonstration of the nerves of the human body