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Paintings, dissected chick by Franz [Andreas] Bauer

Reference number: PT/73/9/44

Date: 1822

Description

Plate 41 containing four figures showing the fully developed chick one day after hatching and dissected to show the development of the major organs. With publication and plate details inscribed. Signed lower left 'Franz Bauer del.' Royal Society stamp verso. The manuscript for this paper is wanting.

Subject: Zoology / Physiology

Published in Philosophical Transactions as part of paper titled 'Observations on the changes the egg undergoes during incubation in the common fowl, illustrated by microscopical drawings' by Everard Home.

Read to the Royal Society on 16 May 1822.

Reference number
PT/73/9/44
Earliest possible date
1822
Physical description
Watercolour on artists' board
Page extent
1 page
Format
Watercolour

Creator names

Franz Andreas Bauer

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Everard Home

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Franz Andreas Bauer, Everard Home, Paintings, dissected chick by Franz [Andreas] Bauer, 1822, PT/73/9/44, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/pt_73_9_44/paintings-dissected-chick-by-franz-andreas-bauer, accessed on 21 May 2024

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