25/12/2017

images from wellcome collection








"The head of a man composed of writhing nude figures. Oil painting by F. Balbi"

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"Amputations of arm and leg with diagrams to illustrate how to perform the operations. Engraving by F. Sesoni, 1749"

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"Skeletons of a man, a ram and a cow"

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"Anatomy"

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"Actors fighting under a cherry tree. Colour woodcut by Munehiro, early 1860s"

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"Head of a woman with a large scar on her forehead. Chromolithograph, c. 1888"

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"Anatomy and botany; top, dissected head showing arteries; centre left, bandaged man; centre right, bandaged head; bottom, mushroom. Coloured engraving, 1834-1837"

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"Brain and spinal cord: dissection, back view. Coloured line engraving by W.H. Lizars, ca. 1827"

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"A seated man, viewed from behind, unclothed to the waist. Photograph by L. Haase after H.W. Berend, 1862"

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