The Face of Medicine: Visualising Medical Masculinities in Late Nineteenth-Century Paris

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This book examines the overlapping worlds of art and medicine in late-nineteenth-century France. It sheds new light on the relevance of the visual in medical and scientific cultures, and on the relationship between artistic and medical practices and imagery. By examining previously unstudied sources that traverse disciplinary boundaries, this original study rethinks the politics of medical representations and their social impact. Through a focused examination of paintings from the 1886 and 1887 Paris Salons that portray ...

The Face of Medicine: Visualising Medical Masculinities in Late Nineteenth-Century Paris 2017, Manchester University Press, Manchester

ISBN-13: 9781526118820

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The Face of Medicine: Visualising Medical Masculinities in Late Nineteenth-Century Paris 2015, Manchester University Press, Manchester

ISBN-13: 9780719097577

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