Jacques-Fabien Gautier d’Agoty, “Muscles of the Back,” Plate 14 from “Myologie complette en couleur et grandeur naturelle” (Complete Scientific Study of Muscles in Color and Life-Size), by Joseph Guichard Duverney (Paris: Gautier, 1746). Color mezzotint. Philadelphia Museum of Art, Purchased with the SmithKline Beckman Corporation Fund, 1968, 1968-25-79n, TL42415.2. Image: Courtesy of the Philadelphia Museum of Art; Photo: Joseph Hu. Photo © Courtesy of the Philadelphia Museum of Art
Identification and Creation
Object Number
TL42415.2
People
Jacques Fabien Gautier-Dagoty, French (1710 - 1781)
Title
Plate 14 from Myologie complette en couleur et grandeur naturelle (Complete Scientific Study of Muscles in Color and Life-Size)
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1746
Culture
French
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/371404
Location
Level 3, Room 3500, Special Exhibitions Gallery
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Color mezzotint
Technique
Mezzotint
Dimensions
sheet: 76 × 53 cm (29 15/16 × 20 7/8 in.)
frame: 88.9 × 68.6 cm (35 × 27 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Philadelphia Museum of Art: Purchased with the SmithKline Beckman Corporation Fund, 1968
Object Number
TL42415.2
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

Dare to Know: Prints and Drawings in the Age of Enlightenment, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 09/16/2022 - 01/15/2023

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