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Anatomie des parties... by Gautier D’Agoty and G.J. Duverney

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Anatomie des parties de la génération de l’homme et de la femme

Paris, 1773. Colored mezzotint. National Library of Medicine.

Jacques Fabien Gautier D’Agoty

The grotesquerie of subject matter, stiffness of the figure, and eccentric arrangement of body parts make for a characteristic dreaminess that eerily anticipates 20th-century modernism.


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