Joanna Ebenstein

runs Morbid Anatomy – Surveying the Interstices of Art and Medicine, Death and Culture, see her blog for further details.

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Anatomical Venus, probably modeled by Clemente Susini, wax model with human hair and pearls in rosewood and Venetian glass case, ca 1790, La Specola, Museo di Storia Naturale, Florence, Italy