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Image number: RS.8755
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Monkey placenta

Date

1822

Creator

William Clift (1775-1849, British), Illustrator

Object type

Material

Dimensions

height (painting): 266mm
width (painting): 218mm

Subject

Content object

nature
   > animal

Description

Plate 45 from the paper "On the placenta", by Everard Home, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, vol.112 (1822), pp.401-407. View of the uterine surface of a monkey placenta. With publication and plate details inscribed. Not signed. Royal Society stamp verso. Watermarked "J Whatman 1818".

Object history

An illustration produced for publication in the journal Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society.

Associated place