Human Anatomy: Depicting the Body from the Renaissance to Today
Thames & Hudson Ltd
Benjamin A. Rifkin
1 Jan 2011
This lavishly illustrated book chronicles the remarkable history of anatomical illustration from the Renaissance to the digital Visible Human project of today. Its survey of five and a half centuries of meticulous visual description by anatomists and artists will be a welcome addition to the libraries of artists, art students, doctors and anyone interested in the history of science.