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In the eighteenth century, a less gross form of anatomy marked the beginning of a scientific enlightenment in Italy: the anatomical wax model. The Specola collection of anatomical waxes opened to the...

The Lady Anatomist: The Wax Sculptures of 18th-Century Artist-Scientist Anna Morandi Manzolini

Morbid Anatomy: 19th C Anatomical Venus, Unknown Modeller and Workshop, Museu d'Història de la Medicina de Catalunya

The Lady Anatomist: The Wax Sculptures of 18th-Century Artist-Scientist Anna Morandi Manzolini

The Lady Anatomist: The Incredible Wax Sculptures of 18th-Century Artist-Scientist Anna Morandi Manzolini | Brain Pickings

The Lady Anatomist: The Wax Sculptures of 18th-Century Artist-Scientist Anna Morandi Manzolini

The Lady Anatomist: The Incredible Wax Sculptures of Artist-Scientist Anna Morandi Manzolini | Brain Pickings

The Lady Anatomist: The Wax Sculptures of 18th-Century Artist-Scientist Anna Morandi Manzolini

The Lady Anatomist: The Incredible Wax Sculptures of 18th-Century Artist-Scientist Anna Morandi Manzolini

The Lady Anatomist: The Wax Sculptures of 18th-Century Artist-Scientist Anna Morandi Manzolini

Morandi and Manzolini’s Anatomical Waxworks For most of the century Bologna was in the forefront in the reproduction of wax models of full human figures or individual parts of the body. After...

The Lady Anatomist: The Wax Sculptures of 18th-Century Artist-Scientist Anna Morandi Manzolini

The Lady Anatomist: The Wax Sculptures of 18th-Century Artist-Scientist Anna Morandi Manzolini | Brain Pickings

'The Lady Anatomist': 18th-Century Wax Sculptures by Anna Manzolini

'The Lady Anatomist': 18th-Century Wax Sculptures by Anna Manzolini - Michelle Legro - The Atlantic