Teaching watercolor of the components of and final placement of Murphy's button for intestinal surgical anastomosis

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Title

Teaching watercolor of the components of and final placement of Murphy's button for intestinal surgical anastomosis

Subject

Anastomosis, Surgical
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

Abstract

Watercolor of Murphy's button. Top shows black line drawings of schematics and components of the device. Bottom shows the final placement of the button within an intestine in shades of gray. Watercolor is framed in blue sewn textile.

Creator

Kaula, William J.

Date Created

1896

Rights

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Access Rights

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Is Part Of

Warren Anatomical Museum (21142.207)

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

21142.207

Provenance

The watercolor was painted by William J. Kaula in 1896 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

103 W x 69 H cm

Files

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Citation

Kaula, William J., “Teaching watercolor of the components of and final placement of Murphy's button for intestinal surgical anastomosis,” OnView: Digital Collections & Exhibits, accessed May 21, 2022, https://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/13351.

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