Bidloo

Anatomia Humani Corporis, Centum & Quinque Tabulis – Govard Bidloo, 1685

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Amsterdam, 1690. Copperplate engraving with etching. 

Govard Bidloo
(1649-1713)
[anatomist]

Gérard de Lairesse
(1640-1711)
[artist]

Bidloo’s anatomy represents a transitional stage. Alongside harshly realistic illustrations, he offers a few memento mori

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