Reference numberPT/73/8/6
TitlePainting, an unborn child by Franz [Andreas] Bauer
DescriptionPlate 7 showing a study of a foetus belonging to 39-year-old woman who died of internal haemorrhage during pregnancy. The painting shows surrounding tissues including the placenta, fallopian tube, and corpus luteum. The work is inscribed with publication and plate details. Signed and dated lower left 'Franz Bauer del. 1819.' Royal Society stamp verso.

Subject: Anatomy / Physiology

Published in Philosophical Transactions as part of paper titled 'A case of the human fœtus found in the ovarium, of the size it usually acquires at the end of the fourth month' by Augustus Bozzi Granville.

Read to the Royal Society on 13 January 1820.
Physical descriptionWatercolour on artists' board
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1815.0121
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1820.0006
Related records in the cataloguePT/14/7
URL descriptionDigital version available on The Royal Society Picture Library
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7476Bauer; Franz Andreas (1758 - 1840)1758 - 1840
NA7466Granville; Augustus Bozzi (1783 - 1872)1783 - 1872
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