Anatomy: Explore the Human Body by the Editors of Phaidon
Anatomy: Exploring the Human Body is a visually compelling survey of more than 5,000 years of image-making.
This authoritative book explores individual parts of the human body from head to toe. It reveals the intricate functions of body systems, such as the nerves, muscles, organs, digestive system, brain, and senses. Through 300 remarkable works, selected and curated by an international panel of anatomists, curators, academics, and specialists, the book chronicles the intriguing visual history of human anatomy, showcasing its amazing complexity and our ongoing fascination with the systems and functions of our bodies. This authoritative book presents iconic examples alongside rarely seen, breathtaking works. The 300 entries are arranged with juxtapositions of contrasting and complementary illustrations to allow thought-provoking, lively, and stimulating reading.
Hardcover: 344 pages. 300 illustrations.
Size: 11.8" x 10.4".