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Illustration from Fasciculus medicinae Venice, 15th century (woodcut)

Illustration from Fasciculus medicinae Venice, 15th century (woodcut)


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Illustration from Fasciculus medicinae Venice, 15th century (woodcut)

884990 Illustration from Fasciculus medicinae Venice, 15th century (woodcut) by Italian School, (15th century); Biblioteca Civica, Padua, Italy; (add.info.: The Fasciculus medicinae was " the first printed medical book to be illustrated with a series of realistic figures. Attributed to Johannes de Ketham (fl.1455-70) a German physician living in Italy at the end of the fifteenth century.
Printed by Joannes and Gregorius de Gregoriis, de Forlivio)

Media ID 25906468

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This print showcases an intriguing illustration from the 15th-century medical book, Fasciculus medicinae. Created by the Italian School during a time when medical knowledge was rapidly evolving, this woodcut engraving is a testament to the advancements made in anatomical understanding. The Fasciculus medicinae stands out as one of the first printed medical books to feature realistic illustrations. It is attributed to Johannes de Ketham, a German physician who resided in Italy during the late 15th century. The intricate details and lifelike figures depicted in this woodcut reveal his dedication to accurately representing human anatomy. Printed by Joannes and Gregorius de Gregoriis, de Forlivio, this piece offers us a glimpse into the scientific progress of that era. The image portrays a man surrounded by various anatomical charts and texts, symbolizing his pursuit of knowledge and understanding of medicine. With its vibrant colors and meticulous craftsmanship, this print not only serves as an invaluable historical artifact but also highlights the significant contributions made by early anatomists. As we marvel at their achievements today, we are reminded of how far we have come in our quest for better health and well-being. Bridgeman Images has masterfully captured this remarkable piece from Biblioteca Civica in Padua, Italy. Through their lens, they allow us to appreciate both the beauty and significance of this illustration within our rich cultural heritage.

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