Plates 79 - 84 (Electro-Physiologie Photographique) by Guillaume-Amant Duchenne de Boulogne, 1862

Plates 79 - 84 (Electro-Physiologie Photographique) by Guillaume-Amant Duchenne de Boulogne, 1862




frenchtwist:
Lantern Medical Slides, c. 1930s

frenchtwist:

Lantern Medical Slides, c. 1930s



Anatomical Venus - La Specola Model, 18th century
From Opening Up a Few Corpses, 1795-1995 by John Bender of Stanford University
Via astropop

Anatomical Venus - La Specola Model, 18th century

From Opening Up a Few Corpses, 1795-1995 by John Bender of Stanford University

Via astropop




frenchtwist:
French female figure modeled in wax This is also the cover illustration for Rachilde’s notorious 1884 novel Monsieur Vénus.

frenchtwist:

French female figure modeled in wax

This is also the cover illustration for Rachilde’s notorious 1884 novel Monsieur Vénus.



Medici Venus (anatomical wax model), 18th century

Medici Venus (anatomical wax model), 18th century




frenchtwist:
Miss Anatomy, 1937 MISS ANATOMY, a life-size female figure sculptored from actual life and featuring internal organs that can be removed for lecture purposes, has been placed on exhibition at the New York Museum of Science and Industry in Rockefeller Center, N. Y. C.

frenchtwist:

Miss Anatomy, 1937

MISS ANATOMY, a life-size female figure sculptored from actual life and featuring internal organs that can be removed for lecture purposes, has been placed on exhibition at the New York Museum of Science and Industry in Rockefeller Center, N. Y. C.



someghostsarewomen:

Chronophotographic image by Albert Londe of what was described as an attack of hysteria.
Albert Londe: Hysterieanfall beim Menschen, chronofotografische Bilderfolge, Labor des Hôpital de la Salpêtrière, Paris, 1885

someghostsarewomen:

Chronophotographic image by Albert Londe of what was described as an attack of hysteria.

Albert Londe: Hysterieanfall beim Menschen, chronofotografische Bilderfolge, Labor des Hôpital de la Salpêtrière, Paris, 1885




Trainee nurses, 1938
(via rrosehobart, suddenfabulosity)

Trainee nurses, 1938

(via rrosehobartsuddenfabulosity)




frenchtwist:
Moulage mannequin from The Spitzner Museum, c. 1930s

frenchtwist:

Moulage mannequin from The Spitzner Museum, c. 1930s



elettrogenica, sutured-infection:

Desault’s bandage of the chest and arm, from Edward M. Foote’s A text-book of minor surgery, 1909

elettrogenicasutured-infection:

Desault’s bandage of the chest and arm, from Edward M. Foote’s A text-book of minor surgery, 1909




hexavalentchromium:

Cas psychiatriques, catalepsie

Bibliothèque de Toulouse




The cycle of carbon dioxide by Fritz Kahn, 1929
Via Codez xcix (original scan courtesy Frank Darrow)

The cycle of carbon dioxide by Fritz Kahn, 1929

Via Codez xcix (original scan courtesy Frank Darrow)




tuesday-johnson:

ca. 1890, [Dissection room at a medical school in Bordeaux, France]
via A Morning’s Work: Medical Photographs from the Burns Archive, Stanley B. Burns

tuesday-johnson:

ca. 1890, [Dissection room at a medical school in Bordeaux, France]

via A Morning’s Work: Medical Photographs from the Burns Archive, Stanley B. Burns




The Cycle of Virtue and Substance by Fritz Kahn, 1929
Via Codez xcix (original scan courtesy Frank Darrow)

The Cycle of Virtue and Substance by Fritz Kahn, 1929

Via Codez xcix (original scan courtesy Frank Darrow)




hexavalentchromium, sutured-infection:

Quadrilateral back brace for right dorsal curve, from Robert W. Lovett’s Lateral curvature of the spine and round shoulders, c. 1922

hexavalentchromiumsutured-infection:

Quadrilateral back brace for right dorsal curve, from Robert W. Lovett’s Lateral curvature of the spine and round shoulders, c. 1922