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Cazort (Mimi), Kornell (Monique); Roberts (Kenneth Bryson), born 1923
National Gallery of Canada

The ingenious machine of nature : four centuries of art and anatomy (catalogue of an exhibition held at the National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, 31 October 1996-5 January 1997; also shown in Vancouver, Philadelphia and Jerusalem]

Ottawa, National Gallery of Canada, 1996
(30.5 cm), 261 pp., illustrations (some in colour). Publisher’s printed wrappers. - Catalogue for an exhibition of anatomical drawings, prints and illustrated books, from the mid-15th to mid-19th centuries, including works by Leonardo da Vinci, Raphael, Michelangelo, Dürer and Rubens. Essays by Mimi Cazort (The theatre of the body), Monique Kornell (The study of the human machine: books of anatomy for artists), K.B. Roberts (The contexts of anatomical illustrations).

Offered with Petherbridge (Deanna), The Quick and the dead: artists and anatomy (catalogue of an exhibition held at the Royal College of Art, London, 28 October-14 November 1997; also shown elsewhere). London: National Touring Exhibitions, 1997. - Exhibition of anatomical illustration, both medical and artistic, from the 15th to 20th century. 172 objects and images by some 90 artists, including Leonardo da Vinci, Dürer, Michelangelo, Hogarth, George Stubbs, Robert Gober, Kiki Smith, Marc Quinn and Cindy Sherman. ¶ Very good, unmarked copies

Subjects
Medical books - Anatomy
Authors/Creators
Cazort, Mary
Kornell, Monique
National Gallery of Canada
Petherbridge, Deanna
Roberts, Kenneth Bryson, born 1923
Royal College of Art (London)
ISBN
0888846576
1853321729
9780888846570
9781853321726
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  • Cazort (Mimi); Kornell (Monique); Roberts (Kenneth Bryson), born 1923
    National Gallery of Canada

    The ingenious machine of nature : four centuries of art and anatomy (catalogue of an exhibition held at the National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, 31 October 1996-5 January 1997; also shown in Vancouver, Philadelphia and Jerusalem]

    Ottawa, National Gallery of Canada, 1996
    (31 cm), 261 (3) pp., illustrations (some in colour). 127 works exhibited. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - Catalogue for an exhibition of anatomical drawings, prints and illustrated books, from the mid-15th to mid-19th centuries, including works by Leonardo da Vinci, Raphael, Michelangelo, Dürer and Rubens. Essays by Mimi Cazort (The theatre of the body), Monique Kornell (The study of the human machine: books of anatomy for artists), K.B. Roberts (The contexts of anatomical illustrations). ¶ Very good, unmarked copy.
  • Petherbridge (Deanna)
    Royal College of Art (London)

    The Quick and the dead : artists and anatomy (catalogue of an exhibition held at the Royal College of Art, London, 28 October-14 November 1997; also shown elsewhere)

    London, National Touring Exhibitions, 1997
    (22 × 22 cm), 120 pp., 93 illustrations (32 in colour). Publisher’s pictorial wrappers. - Exhibition of anatomical illustration, both medical and artistic, from the 15th to 20th century. 172 objects and images by some 90 artists, including Leonardo da Vinci, Dürer, Michelangelo, Hogarth, George Stubbs, Robert Gober, Kiki Smith, Marc Quinn and Cindy Sherman. Essays by Deanna Petherbridge and Ludmilla Jordanova. ¶ Very good, unmarked copy.
    Subjects
    Medical books - Anatomy
    Authors/Creators
    Petherbridge, Deanna
    Royal College of Art (London)
    ISBN
    1853321729
    9781853321726
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