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Pair of Scagliola Panels of Beetles by Bock-Steger Lips
Mid 19th Century
With Inset Makers Plaque "Bock-Steger Lips"
Height 80.5 Width 60 cm (31.75 x 23.75 in)
Franz Josef Steger collaborated with pathological anatomist Carl Ernst Bock (1809-1874) at the University of Leipzig to produce models for the instruction of students. These were either direct casts or sculpted in plaster, porcelain or wax and Steger is known to have inquired into the early use of plastics. However, it is the plaster models for which he is best known.
Steger's instructive models were sold through international catalogues and scientific shops in Germany.
University of Aberdeen Anatomy Museum
Harry Brookes Allen Museum of Anatomy and Pathology University of Melbourne
The Artist's Knife The art and science of plaster anatomical models at the Harry Brookes Allen Museum of Anatomy and Pathology by Lucy Spencer
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