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Reference numberPT/73/9/43
LevelItem
TitlePaintings, chicken embryo by Franz [Andreas] Bauer
Date[1822]
DescriptionPlate 40 containing three figures showing the embryo within the egg at 20 days' incubation, the chick removed from the egg, and dissected to show the yolk drawn into the body. With publication and plate details inscribed. Signed lower left 'Franz Bauer del.' Royal Society stamp verso. The manuscript for this paper is wanting.

Subject: Zoology / Physiology

Published in Philosophical Transactions as part of paper titled 'Observations on the changes the egg undergoes during incubation in the common fowl, illustrated by microscopical drawings' by Everard Home.

Read to the Royal Society on 16 May 1822.
Extent1p
FormatWatercolour
Physical descriptionWatercolour on artists' board
Dimensions254x179mm
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1815.0187
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1822.0026
URL descriptionDigital version available on The Royal Society Picture Library
URLhttps://pictures.royalsociety.org/image-rs-8750
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7476Bauer; Franz Andreas (1758 - 1840)1758 - 1840
NA4668Home; Sir; Everard (1756 - 1832); surgeon1756 - 1832
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