History of Medicine
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Ontleding des menschelyken lichaams...
Amsterdam, 1690. Copperplate engraving with etching. National Library of Medicine.
Gérard de Lairesse
Bidloo’s realistic anatomy has affinities to trompe l’oeil and still-life, two popular genres of 17th-century Netherlandish painting that often featured bones and other symbols of death.
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