Category Archives: Anatomy

The anatomical models of Dr Auzoux, an industrial success in the service of veterinary medicine

Par Christophe DEGUEURCE* *Professeur, Conservateur du Musée Fragonard – École nationale vétérinaire d’Alfort – email cdegueurce@vet-alfort.fr Communication présentée le 20 avril 2013 Dr. Louis Auzoux (1797-1880) is known all over the world for the anatomical models made of papier maché … Continue reading

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Alfort national veterinary school collections : historical review, present status and perspectives

par Christophe Degueurce, Conservateur du Musée Fragonard, Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire d’Alfort, Adel. cdegueurce@vet-alfort.fr Content: History of the creation and development of the “Musée Fragonard”, which assembles the collections of the Alfort veterinary school, established in 1765. This museum follows on … Continue reading

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André RICHIR, Anatomy assistant and moulder at the Alfort veterinary school in the 20th Century

par Marion Beaudonnet * et Christophe Degueurce** * Docteur vétérinaire, Adel. mbeaudonnet@hotmail.com ** Conservateur du Musée Fragonard, Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire d’Alfort, Adel. cdegueurce@vet-alfort.fr Biography of André Richir (1887-1962), one of the most famous anatomical moulders of the 20th Century, including … Continue reading

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Jean Héroard, the first French “vétérinaire” and author of the treatise called Hippostologie

par Aurélien Jeandel et Christophe Degueurce, Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire d’Alfort, Adel. cdegueurce@vet-alfort.fr. Biographic data about Jean Héroard. Study of the treatises dealing with the osteology of the horse that were published before he produced his book entitled Hippostologie, c’est-à-dire Discours … Continue reading

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The anatomical models of doctor Louis Auzoux at the museum of the national veterinary school of Alfort

by Guillaume Ruiz and Christophe Degueurce, Docteurs vétérinaires, Adel. cdegueurce@vet-alfort.fr This article is a presentation of Louis Auzoux, french practitioner of the nineteenth century, and his revolutionary technique to produce anatomical models in papier mâché that can be dismantled. It … Continue reading

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A mystery: the technique used by Honoré Fragonard to create his famous ”écorchés” (cut-away anatomical figures)

By Christophe Degueurce*, Sung Vo Dhui**, Jean Bleton**, Paulette Hugon***, Laure Cadot**** et Alain Tchapla** * Musée, Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire d’Alfort, 7 avenue du Général de Gaulle, 94704 Maisons-Alfort cedex. Adel : cdegueurce@vet-alfort.fr. ** LETIAM, IUT de l’Université Paris XI, … Continue reading

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