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Fig. 53 : Showing, on one side, the expressive action of m. levator labii superioris alaeque nasi, combined with those of the palpebral part of m. orbicularis oculi, compared to the expression of m. zygomaticus major on the opposite side. On the left, electrical stimulation of m. levator labii superioris alaeque nasi and of the palpebral part of m. orbicularis oculi : whimpering. On the right, contraction of m. zygomaticus major : false laughter.

Creator:
Dr. Guillaume Duchenne (French, 1806-1875) (Photographer)
Title:
Fig. 53 : Showing, on one side, the expressive action of m. levator labii superioris alaeque nasi, combined with those of the palpebral part of m. orbicularis oculi, compared to the expression of m. zygomaticus major on the opposite side. On the left, electrical stimulation of m. levator labii superioris alaeque nasi and of the palpebral part of m. orbicularis oculi : whimpering. On the right, contraction of m. zygomaticus major : false laughter.
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 5/8 x 3 1/2 in. (11.8 x 8.9 cm) Mat / Mount: 10 5/16 x 6 1/8 in. (26.2 x 15.5 cm)
Department:
Photography Collection
Object Number:
111PH056.052
Description:
Mounted to printed card
Markings:
"Mécanisme de la Physionomie Humaine."; "Fig 53"; "Duchenne (de Boulogne), phot."; and "Publié par J.-B. Baillière et fils." printed on mount recto. Astor Library stamp on mount verso.