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Created by French physician Dr. Louis Auzoux, these rare, collectible plates were used as teaching tools in France from 1900 through the 1960s. Made of chalk paper, the intricate works of art were used by teachers to illustrate the topic of the day.
A true embodiment of medical visualizations graduated to art, Auzoux was also well known for his meticulous papier-mâché anatomical models executed with breathtaking detail.
Get the chalk plates while still available.