Anatomy Engrave

Dublin Core

Title

Anatomy Engrave

Subject

Brain, engraving, anatomy

Description

This shows an 18th-century engraving of the head and brain, created by Jan Wandelaar, who was famous at the time period for creating engravings of human anatomy as well as nature. This image gives an understanding for us today of the depth of knowledge that individuals knew about brain anatomy. 

Creator

Jan Wandelaar

Source

Tabulae sceleti et musculorum corporis humani

Date

Early 1700s

Contributor

Naveen Kamath

Format

Image, engraving

Language

Latin

Type

Image

Coverage

Human anatomy

Files

AA1Brain.jpg

Citation

Jan Wandelaar, “Anatomy Engrave,” Enlightenmens, accessed August 9, 2022, http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/977.

Output Formats