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Small intestine. Arteries are red and veins are blue. Down centre are the superior mesenteric artery and the superior mesenteric vein. This anatomical artwork is plate 27 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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