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Pl. 68 The Foot (1870)

Joseph Maclise was born in 1815, the second son of Scottish Highlander Alexander Maclise. He was formally educated at the University College, London, and took up residence in the city. His studies of anatomy are beautifully rendered here in black and white with color details.

Author's Commentary: 

The Surgical Dissection of the Anterior Crural Region; The Ankles and The Foot

Varieties of the anterior and posterior tibial and the peronaeal arteries. The operations for tying these vessels in several situations. Practical observations on wounds of the arteries of the leg and foot. 

Additional Details:

  • Measures 14.5" wide by 10.5" tall
  • Original hand-colored lithograph
  • Good condition, minimal foxing around edges