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Paintings, ovaries of a pig by Franz [Andreas] Bauer

Reference number: PT/73/7/9

Date: 1818


Plate 9, figures 1-2 showing external and internal views of a pig's ovaries showing corpora lutea. The work is inscribed with publication and plate details. Signed left 'Franz Bauer.' Royal Society stamp verso. Watermarked '[17]94 [J Wh]atman'.

Subject: Anatomy / Zoology

Published in Philosophical Transactions as part of paper titled 'On Corpora Lutea' by Everard Home.

Read to the Royal Society on 14 January 1819.

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Watercolour on paper
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Franz Andreas Bauer

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Everard Home

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Franz Andreas Bauer, Everard Home, Paintings, ovaries of a pig by Franz [Andreas] Bauer, 1818, PT/73/7/9, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 29 May 2024

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