Turning the Book Wheel
A tumblr of semi-random stuff from the stacks of the Smithsonian Libraries
29 of May, 2013

The anatomy of a horse, elegantly arranged, and framed by its luckier (un-dissected!) barnyard friends. From Heck’s Iconographic encyclopaedia of science, literature and art (New York, 1851).

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Tags:  #horse  #anatomy  #engraving  #scientific illustration  #symmetry  #dibner library

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