Teaching watercolor of tumor at actual size

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Title

Teaching watercolor of tumor at actual size

Subject

Neoplasms
Tumor
John Collins Warren Watercolor Collection
Kaula, William J.
Teaching Aids and devices
Teaching Methods
Warren, John Collins, 1842-1927
Harvard Medical School. Department of Anatomy

Description

Possibly of a local Boston patient

Abstract

Large watercolor of a tumor. Tumor is vividly colored in red, orange, blue, and white. There is a lightly sketch pencil protrusion from the main tumor body. Watercolor claims to be "actual size." Watercolor framed in blue sewn textile.

Creator

Kaula, William J.

Date Created

01/19/1894

Rights

The Harvard Medical Library does not hold copyright on all the materials in the collection. For use information, contact the Warren Anatomical Museum Curator at chm@hms.harvard.edu

Access Rights

Accessing collections in the Warren Anatomical Museum and the Warren Anatomical Museum archive requires advanced notice. Please submit a request to Public Services at chm@hms.harvard.edu to access the displayed item

Is Part Of

Warren Anatomical Museum (21142.211)

Is Referenced By

Warren Anatomical Museum Records, 1835-2010 (inclusive), 1971-1991 (bulk). Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine, Box 32, Folder 27
Manuscript catalogue of the Warren Museum, Canavan Accession Log, Unprocessed

Format

image

Medium

watercolors (paintings)

Identifier

21142.211

Provenance

The watercolor was painted by William J. Kaula in 1894 for John Collins Warren to use in teaching. The watercolor was left in the Harvard Medical School Department of Anatomy after Warren's death in 1927. The Department donated the watercolors to the Warren Anatomical Museum on 05/02/1929.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

78.5 W x 101.5 H cm

Files

http://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/file_upload/21142_211_ref.jpg

Citation

Kaula, William J., “Teaching watercolor of tumor at actual size,” OnView: Digital Collections & Exhibits, accessed October 14, 2019, http://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/13354.

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