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From Charles Etienne, "De dissectione partium corporis humani libri tres", woodcut, Paris, 1545.
This book actually precedes Vesalius' De Humani corporis fabrica, but its printing was postponed due to a lawsuit in 1539. The purely anatomical part of the image, the section, is probably the work of surgeon and barber Estienne de la Rivière.
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