Title page (De humani corporis fabrica)
Descriptive Title: Title page.
Artist: Calcar, Jan Stephen van, 1499-1546?
Dimensions: 36 x 25 cm.
Digital ID: RBAI035-0001
Scope and Content: Title page. Vesalius performing dissection on a female cadaver in a crowded lecture theatre.
This plate is taken from the book:
Title: De humani corporis fabrica
Author: Vesalius, Andreas, 1514-1564
Published: Basileæ [Basel] : Ex officina I. Oporini, 1543
Part of the digital collection Anatomia 1522-1867 located at link.library.utoronto.ca/anatomia/application/index.cfm