Title:  Twelve Stages in the Sequence from the Head of a Primitive Man to the Head of the Apollo Belvedere

Artist/Maker: Christian von Mechel after Johannes Caspar Lavater

Date: 1797

Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: Twelve stages in the sequence from the head of a primitive man to the head of the Apollo Belvedere. Coloured etchings by Christian von Mechel after Lavater, 1797. Wellcome Collection. Public Domain Mark 1.0. 

References: David Bindman, Ape to Apollo (Ithaca: Cornell U.P., 2002), 209–21.

Location(s): Basel, Switzerland

Date posted: October 1, 2021 | Author: | Comments Off on From the Head of a Primitive Man to the Head of Apollo

Categories: Anatomy Medical Education Scientific Racism

Title:  Twelve Stages in the Sequence from the Head of a Frog to the Head of a Primitive Man

Artist/Maker: Christian von Mechel after Johannes Caspar Lavater

Date: 1797

Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: Twelve stages in the sequence from the head of a frog to the head of a primitive man. Coloured etchings by Christian von Mechel after J.C. Lavater, 1797. Wellcome Collection. Public Domain Mark 1.0

References: David Bindman, Ape to Apollo (Ithaca: Cornell U.P., 2002), 209–21.

Location(s): Basel, Switzerland

Date posted: October 1, 2021 | Author: | Comments Off on From the Head of a Frog to the Head of a Primitive Man

Categories: Anatomy Medical Education Scientific Racism

Title:  Cours Complet d’Anatomie Peint et Gravé en Couleurs Naturelles (Complete Anatomy Course Painted and Engraved in Natural Colors), pl. 15

Artist/Maker: Jacques Fabian Gautier d’Agoty and M. Jadelot

Date: 1773

Copyright/Permissions: From the New York Public Library

Location(s): Nancy, France

Date posted: October 1, 2021 | Author: | Comments Off on Cours Complet d’Anatomie, pl. 15

Categories: Anatomy Medical Education

Title:  Cours Complet d’Anatomie Peint et Gravé en Couleurs Naturelles (Complete Anatomy Course Painted and Engraved in Natural Colors), pl. I

Artist/Maker: Jacques Fabian Gautier d’Agoty and M. Jadelot

Date: 1773

Source: New York Public Library

Copyright/Permissions: From the New York Public Library

Location(s): Nancy, France

Date posted: September 28, 2021 | Author: | Comments Off on Cours Complet d’Anatomie, pl. I

Categories: Anatomy Medical Education

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