Teaching watercolor of gastric fistula and the surgical insertion of the tube

Dublin Core

Title

Teaching watercolor of gastric fistula and the surgical insertion of the tube

Subject

Gastric fistula
Surgical Procedures, Operative
Sutures
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

After Hermann Tillmans' Lehrbuch der allgemeinen und speciellen Chirurgie, figures 371-373

Abstract

Large watercolor of a gastric fistula. Top shows a young boy holding the tube in his mouth while his other hand holds a clamp on the tube. Next to him is a table with fruit and a glass of liquid. Below, there are two steps in the process of inserting the tube into the stomach through the gastric wall, and sewing the skin over the tube to hold it in place. Watercolor border of blue sewn textile.

Creator

Kaula, William J.

Date Created

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 (21142.192)

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

21142.192

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

71 W x 96.5 H cm

Files

http://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/file_upload/21142_192_ref.jpg

Citation

Kaula, William J., “Teaching watercolor of gastric fistula and the surgical insertion of the tube,” OnView, accessed July 15, 2024, https://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/13343.