Teaching watercolor of operation of the appendix, cecum, and ileum

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Title

Teaching watercolor of operation of the appendix, cecum, and ileum

Subject

Appendix
Cecum
Ileum
Intestines
Colon
John Collins Warren Watercolor Collection
Teaching Aids and devices
Teaching Methods
Warren, John Collins, 1842-1927
Harvard Medical School. Department of Anatomy
Quincy, Henry Parker, -1899

Abstract

Large watercolor in black and white of a surgical operation on the cecum. Upper portion shows a ring with holes for needles and thread in four places. Below, one watercolor shows the ring being inserted into the cecum, and another shows an incision down the length of the cecum. Ileum and appendix are visible in both lower pictures. Watercolor is framed in blue sewn textile.

Creator

Quincy, Henry Parker, -1899

Date Created

12/1890

Rights

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Access Rights

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Is Part Of

Warren Anatomical Museum (21142.205)

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

21142.205

Provenance

The watercolor was painted by H. P. Q. in December 1890 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.

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Physical Dimensions

91 W x 102 H cm

Files

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Citation

Quincy, Henry Parker, -1899, “Teaching watercolor of operation of the appendix, cecum, and ileum,” OnView, accessed February 23, 2024, https://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/13349.

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