Science Art: Mammiferes, Pl. 3, from Dictionnaire universel d’histoire naturelle, 1849

from : http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/19537949#page/47/mode/1up
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Behold, the seat of consciousness and feeling.

Maybe not the source, but the seat.

From Charles Dessalines D’Orbigny’s Universal Dictionary of Natural History. This first volume also has some beautiful pictures of birds… and bird fossils.

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