By Frank H. Netter
The twenty fifth anniversary variation of Frank H. Netter, MD's "Atlas of Human Anatomy" celebrates his unsurpassed depiction of the human physique in transparent, fantastic aspect - all from a clinician's viewpoint. With its emphasis on anatomic relationships and clinically suitable perspectives, this effortless source speedy grew to become the number 1 bestselling human anatomy atlas around the globe, and it maintains to supply a coherent, lasting visible vocabulary for knowing anatomy and the way it applies to drugs this present day. Dr. Netter introduced the hand of a grasp clinical illustrator, the mind of a doctor and the soul of an artist to his illustrations of the human physique, and his paintings keeps to coach and encourage.
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"It is a miracle that anybody guy must have saw, learn, and written down a lot in one lifetime. " — Kenneth Clark
Painter, sculptor, musician, scientist, architect, engineer, inventor . . . might be no different determine so absolutely embodies the Western perfect of "Renaissance man" as Leonardo da Vinci. Leonardo was once no longer content material, even though, to grasp an inventive procedure or list the mechanics of a tool; he used to be pushed by way of an insatiable interest to appreciate why. His writings, pursuits, and musings are uniformly characterised by means of an incisive, probing, wondering brain. It used to be with this piercing highbrow scrutiny and certain clinical thoroughness that Leonardo undertook the examine of the human body.
This unheard of quantity reproduces greater than 1,200 of Leonardo's anatomical drawings on 215 in actual fact revealed black-and-white plates. The drawings were prepared in chronological series to demonstrate Leonardo's improvement and progress as an anatomist. Leonardo's textual content, which accompanies the drawings — occasionally explanatory, occasionally autobiographical and anecdotal — has been translated into English through the celebrated clinical professors Drs. O'Malley and Saunders. of their attention-grabbing biographical creation, the authors review Leonardo's place within the ancient improvement of anatomy and anatomical representation. each one plate is followed via explanatory notes and an review of the person plate and a sign of its dating to the paintings as a whole.
While awesome for his or her striking good looks and precision, Leonardo's anatomical drawings have been additionally a ways just before all modern paintings and scientifically the equivalent of whatever that seemed good into the 17th century. in contrast to such a lot of his predecessors and contemporaries, Leonardo took not anything on belief and had religion in simple terms in his personal observations and experiments. In anatomy, as in his different investigations, Leonardo's nice contrast is the actually clinical nature of his tools. Herein then are over 1,200 of Leonardo's anatomical illustrations equipped into 8 significant parts of analysis: Osteological method, Myological approach, Comparative Anatomy, fearful method, breathing approach, Alimentary approach, Genito-Urinary procedure, and Embryology.
Artists, illustrators, physicians, scholars, academics, scientists, and appreciators of Leonardo's notable genius will locate in those 1,200 drawings the suitable union of paintings and technological know-how. rigorously targeted and actual of their facts, attractive and colourful of their process, they continue to be this present day — approximately 5 centuries later — the best anatomical drawings ever made.
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