History of Art


HART0076 The Body and Anatomy in the Early Modern Cabinet of Display - suggested reading

Sample bibliography

Daniela Bohde, ‘Skin and the Search for the Interior: The Representation of Flaying in the Art and Anatomy of the Cinquecento’, in Bodily Extremities. Preoccupations with the Human Body in Early Modern European Culture, ed. by Florike Egmont and Robert Zwijnberg (Ashgate: Aldershot, 2003), pp. 10-47.

Lorraine Daston and Katharine Park, "Monsters: A Case Study", in Wonders and the Order of Nature, 1150-1750 (New York: Zone Books, 1998), 173-214.

Frances Gage, ‘Chapter 4: For Beautiful, Healthy Children,’ in Painting as Medicine in Early Modern Rome. Giulio Mancini and the Efficacy of Art (PSU Press, 2016).

Katherine Park, 'The Criminal and the Saintly Body: Autopsy and Dissection in Renaissance Italy' in Renaissance Quarterly, Vol. 47, No. 1 (Spring, 1994), pp. 1-33 http://www.jstor.org/stable/2863109