Record

Reference numberPT/73/6/23
LevelItem
TitlePainting, human stomach by W [William] Clift
Date[1817]
DescriptionPlate 20 showing an exterior view of a distended stomach, separating the pyloric and cardiac portions. The work is inscribed with publication and plate details. Signed lower left 'W. Clift del.' Royal Society stamp verso. Watermarked 'J Whatman'.

Subject: Anatomy / Physiology

Published in Philosophical Transactions as part of paper titled 'Observations on the gastric glands of the human stomach, and the contraction which takes place in that viscus' by Everard Home.

Read to the Royal Society on 26 June 1817.
Extent1p
FormatPainting
Physical descriptionInk wash on paper
Dimensions183x265mm
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1817.0028
Related records in the cataloguePT/11/27
URL descriptionDigital version available on The Royal Society Picture Library
URLhttps://pictures.royalsociety.org/image-rs-8661
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7491Clift; William (1775 - 1849); museum curator and scientific illustrator1775 - 1849
NA4668Home; Sir; Everard (1756 - 1832); surgeon1756 - 1832
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