Book , Print in English

The fabric of the body : European traditions of anatomical illustration

K.B. Roberts and J.D.W. Tomlinson.
  • Oxford ; New York : Clarendon Press, 1992.
  • xx, 638 pages : illustrations(some colored) ; 29 cm.
Subjects
Contents
  • Anatomists, scribes, and printers
  • Pre-scientific anatomical illustration
  • The beginnings of factual anatomical illustration
  • Leonardo da Vinci
  • The great leap forward
  • Consolidation
  • Baroque anatomy
  • Anatomy in the Netherlands: 1600-1800
  • The classical tradition develops in Germany
  • Italian anatomical engravings circa 1800
  • Early British anatomical illustration to 1750
  • British obstetrical atlases of the eighteenth century
  • British anatomical illustration, 1775-1830
  • New methods in anatomical illustration
  • The evolution of illustration in modern anatomy texts
  • Some themes of the book.
Other information
  • Includes index.
ISBN
  • 0192611984
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 90007650
  • OCLC: 21911066

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