Skeleton and muscular system of a mermaid. According to the original caption, the “Hebrew script indicates this drawing is either based on another, much older work predating Latin or Arabic anatomy texts, or merely a modern fabrication attempting to
mewmii: “mutisija: “ villancikos: “ The Anatomy of a mermaid ” yes, thanks. i hate when people draws mermaid’s tail like it was some sort of goddamn suit on normal human legs like this: it just doesnt work ” yeah we wouldnt want to make our mermaids.
So, someone was asking me about my thoughts on anatomy and skeletal structure for winged "human" characters and it made me think "Huh." So I decided to do a quick littl.<<< this is an amazing reference!