AntiqueMedical Print-KIDNEY-INTESTINE-ANATOMY-Bilz-1892

Subject: Plate: Maladies des reins. Position normale des intestines et du solar plexus. (Illness of the kidneys. Normal position of the intestines and the solar plexus). These plate shows inflammation of the intestines, tuberculous ulcers, colitis, typhlitis and sloaire plexus of vagus nerve.
Condition: Fine. General age related toning and occasional light staining from handling as visible on image.
Medium: Colour chromo-lithograph on a vellin type paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 15 x 23 cm. The image size is ca. 13 x 22 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 5.9 x 9.1 inch. The image size is ca. 5.1 x 8.7 inch.
Part Number: 13432
Location: C23-14
Description: This original old antique medical anatomy print / plate originates from: 'La Medication Naturelle ...', by F.E. Bilz, published c. 1892.

Artists and Engravers: The author of this work is Friedrich Eduard Bilz (1842-1922) was a German naturopath who was a native of Arnsdorf. As a merchant of a Kolonialwarenladen (shop offering non-European goods) in Meerane, Bilz became interested in naturopathic medicine. In 1888 he published Das Neue Naturheilverfahren (The New Natural Healing) which became very popular and was translated into twelve languages.