Human bladder and bladder stones Elizabeth Blackwell
Product images of Human bladder and bladder stones
Human bladder and bladder stones
Two surgical studies showing front and back views of the bladder of a Mr.Gardiner, the subject of an autopsy by Edward Nourse following Gardiner's death on 2 January 1742. The illustration shows seven of the nine stones found within six apertures in the man's bladder tissue. Plate 1 figures 1-2 from "A letter...giving an account of several stones found in bags formed by a protrusion of the coats of the bladder, as appeared upon opening the body of one Mr.Gardiner", by Edward Nourse, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, vol. 42 1742-1743, pp.11-14. Inscribed lower left: "Eliz. Blackwell, delin et sculp." Endorsed verso: "Jan. 7 1741/2". Edward Nourse (bap.1701-1761) surgeon was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1728.
Original: engraving. 1742
- Image reference: RS-10395
- The Royal Society
More by the artist Elizabeth Blackwell.
We use a 240gsm fine art paper and premium branded inks to create the perfect reproduction.
Our expertise and use of high-quality materials means that our print colours are independently verified to last between 100 and 200 years.
Read more about our fine art prints.
Manufactured in the UK
All products are printed in the UK, using the latest digital presses and a giclée printmaking process.
We only use premium branded inks, and colours are independently verified to last between 100 and 200 years.