Artwork of the bones in the human hand

Artwork of the bones in the human hand

P116/0316 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 52.3MB

Downloadable file size: 6.1MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Hand bones. Artwork showing the bones in a healthy hand and wrist. At lower centre are the eight small carpal bones in the wrist. These articulate with the two bones of the forearm, the radius (bottom centre) and the ulna (bottom centre, right of radius ). Five metacarpal bones (centre) make up the palm of the hand. The thumb is at centre left. Each finger is made up of three phalanges, bones which articulate with the metacarpals. This skeleton of bones enables the human hand to be used with great flexibility, helped especially by the joint between the wrist and the thumb. It enables the wrist to be moved up and down, side to side, as well as to rotate in a circular motion.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: anatomy, artwork, bone, bones, carpal bones, hand, human body, metacarpal bones, normal, phalanges, skeleton, wrist, wrist joint

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.