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Royal Collection © Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
Recto: Miscellaneous anatomical studies. Verso: The leg sectioned
Recto: three studies of legs; one is seen from behind; one is in profile, drawn to show the muscles, veins and nerves, the third is shown from the front, with the muscles indicated; a young man in profile to the left, drawn to show the digestive organs; to the left, a head in profile showing muscles and bones; a section of a skull; the bones of the leg; a frontal view of the digestive organs. Verso: the right leg of a man, measured, then cut into sections, which show the parts of his anatomy numbered for reference; the letters .D.D in black ink.