Teaching watercolor of a gangrenous ulcer on the thigh of a boy

Dublin Core

Title

Teaching watercolor of a gangrenous ulcer on the thigh of a boy

Subject

Ulcer
Gangrene
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 the description by John Bell in The principles of surgery p. 109

Abstract

Large watercolor of a boy in pajamas in bed with a large ulcer on his thigh. The ulcer is painted in deep reds and greens. The painting is made after the story of a boy Joiner, a boy of the Triumph, who had a gangrenous ulcer on his leg.

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

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Is Part Of

Warren Anatomical Museum (21142.381)

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

21142.381

Provenance

The watercolor was painted by William J. Kaula circa 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

96 W x 71 H cm

Files

http://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/file_upload/21142_381_ref.jpg

Citation

Kaula, William J., “Teaching watercolor of a gangrenous ulcer on the thigh of a boy,” OnView, accessed July 18, 2024, https://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/13375.