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Stomach and liver. The oesophagus (gullet) is at top centre, with the aorta (red), the body's main artery, to its right and the vena cava (blue), the body's main vein, to its left. This anatomical artwork is plate 18 from volume 5 (1839) of 'Traite complet de l'anatomie de l'homme' (1831-1854). This 8-volume anatomy atlas was produced by the French physician and anatomist Jean-Baptiste Marc Bourgery (1797-1849). The illustrations were by Nicolas-Henri Jacob (1781-1871).
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