BONAMY, Constantin || BROCA, Paul || BEAU, Émile. Atlas d'anatomie descriptive du corps humain.
Paris, Masson, -1866.
Four 4to (270x197mm), T1 : (4)-8 pages, 84 plates with explanation page, included 2 bis. T2 : (4)-4 pages, 62 plates with their explanation pages, (2 are double and 2 bis plates). T3 : (6) pages and 49 plates with their explanation pages (1 is double and 10 bis or ter). T4 : (6) pages and 56 plates with their explanation pages. binding : Contemporary quarter chagreen. Some minor foxing.
Beautifull anatomical atlas with 254 engraved and lithographed figures (all hand-colored) (on 251 sheets, 3 are double).
Rare when as here, complete and all colored plates.
references: Heirs , Anatomy as Art: the Dean Edell Collection [179 :"This outstanding work, illustrated with hand-colored lithographs, is highly regarded for the technical perfection of its illustrations"].
Price : 1500 €