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Fig. 47 : To study the differential action of m. zygomaticus minor and m. levator labii superioris in the same subject. On the left, electrical stimulation of m. zygomaticus minor and voluntary contraction of the palpebral part of m. orbicularis oculi : weeping openly, with hot tears. On the right, electrical stimulation of m. levator labii superioris and voluntary contraction of the palpebral part of m. orbicularis oculi : a suggestion of this same weeping.

Creator:
Dr. Guillaume Duchenne (French, 1806-1875) (Photographer)
Title:
Fig. 47 : To study the differential action of m. zygomaticus minor and m. levator labii superioris in the same subject. On the left, electrical stimulation of m. zygomaticus minor and voluntary contraction of the palpebral part of m. orbicularis oculi : weeping openly, with hot tears. On the right, electrical stimulation of m. levator labii superioris and voluntary contraction of the palpebral part of m. orbicularis oculi : a suggestion of this same weeping.
Alternate Titles:
Mécanisme de la physionomie humaine; où, Analyse électro-physiologique de l'expression des passions, par G.-B. Duchenne (de Boulogne)., The mechanism of human facial expression / by G. B. Duchenne de Boulogne
Date:
1852-1856
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Print Size: 4 11/16 x 3 5/8 in. (11.9 x 9.2 cm) Mat / Mount: 10 5/16 x 6 1/8 in. (26.2 x 15.5 cm)
Department:
Photography Collection
Object Number:
111PH056.046
Description:
Mounted to printed card
Markings:
"Mécanisme de la Physionomie Humaine."; "Fig 47"; "Duchenne (de Boulogne), phot."; and "Publié par J.-B. Baillière et fils." printed on mount recto. Astor Library stamp on mount verso.