Wednesday, January 1, 2014
scientificillustration:

Tashrih-i Mansuri, f.41r by CRC, University of Edinburgh on Flickr.
"Colour illustration of the nervous system as seen in a copy of Mansur’s Anatomy, also known as Tashrih-i Mansuri. Written in both Persian and Arabic terms with seven sections: an introduction, five main chapters, and an appendix on the formation of the fetus and organs. Or.Ms 419 contians 100 folios with numerous illustrations. Not dated."

scientificillustration:

Tashrih-i Mansuri, f.41r by CRC, University of Edinburgh on Flickr.

"Colour illustration of the nervous system as seen in a copy of Mansur’s Anatomy, also known as Tashrih-i Mansuri. Written in both Persian and Arabic terms with seven sections: an introduction, five main chapters, and an appendix on the formation of the fetus and organs. Or.Ms 419 contians 100 folios with numerous illustrations. Not dated."

Thursday, November 7, 2013
sutured-infection:

From Joseph D. Bryant and Albert H. Buck’s American practice of surgery, a complete system of the science and art of surgery: Vol. 5, 1906

sutured-infection:

From Joseph D. Bryant and Albert H. Buck’s American practice of surgery, a complete system of the science and art of surgery: Vol. 5, 1906

maiamaia:

"While the interior of the body is often visualized as a landscape or terrain, here the perspective is an anatomical landscape from the inside of the nostril looking out." Fritz Kahn illustrations
https://www.nlm.nih.gov/dreamanatomy/da_g_IV-A-06.html

maiamaia:

"While the interior of the body is often visualized as a landscape or terrain, here the perspective is an anatomical landscape from the inside of the nostril looking out." Fritz Kahn illustrations

https://www.nlm.nih.gov/dreamanatomy/da_g_IV-A-06.html

Tuesday, May 21, 2013

theybuiltastatueofus asked: I'm scrolling through your blog and I think I'm in love.

this makes me think i should start updating it again. thank you!

Wednesday, October 31, 2012
tuesday-johnson:

ca. 1900, [trick tintype portrait of Cornelius C. Kenney holding his own decapitated head], Cornelius C. Kenney
via Harvard University, Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute

tuesday-johnson:

ca. 1900, [trick tintype portrait of Cornelius C. Kenney holding his own decapitated head], Cornelius C. Kenney

via Harvard University, Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute

Friday, August 10, 2012 Thursday, May 31, 2012
moshita:

Brian Dettmer
Saturday, May 26, 2012

nabokovsnotebook:

Juan Gatti is known as a commercial photographer and graphic designer, but he also created 25 collages that mix human anatomy with exotic flora and fauna. The pieces shown above are from his ‘de ciencias naturales’ collection, which was displayed last year in a Madrid gallery. 

(All images by Juan Gatti)

josephineanne:

Anatomical Quilling by Lisa Nilsson

josephineanne:

Anatomical Quilling by Lisa Nilsson

moshita:

ribcage-birdcage
bi-nx

moshita:

ribcage-birdcage

bi-nx

Saturday, May 5, 2012 Friday, May 4, 2012