Nerves of the shoulder, neck, hand and knee
24 x 19 cm.
Dissection of the shoulder, neck, hand and knee, to show peripheral nerves, shown in situ, in 4 numbered illustrations. 1 illustration of shoulder and arm to to show superior scapular and circumflex nerves, postero-lateral view. 1 illustration of muscles of the back of the neck showing branches of cervical spinal nerves. 1 illustration of hand, showing radial, median and ulnar nerves and their branches, anterior view. 1 illustration of knee, showing branches of the peroneal nerve, lateral 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
ShoulderNeckHandKneeSpinal NervesRadial NerveMedian NerveUlnar NervePeroneal Nerve
A demonstration of the nerves of the human body