Nerves of the neck, arm and hand; cervical spinal nerves, brachial plexus
24 x 19 cm.
Dissection of the neck, arm and hand, deep dissection to show cervical spinal nerves, brachial plexus, nerves of the forearm and hand, shown in situ, in 2 numbered illustrations. 1 illustration of jaw, neck, shoulder and upper arm to show spinal nerves and brachial plexus, branches of the facial nerve (cranial nerve VII) also shown, lateral view. 1 illustration of forearm and hand, dissected to show radial, median and ulnar nerves, shown with radial and ulnar arteries, 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, 1787-1852Finden, William, 1787-1852
NeckShoulderArmForearmHandBrachial PlexusSpinal NervesRadial NerveMedian NerveUlnar NerveFacial Nerve
A demonstration of the nerves of the human body