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Physiognomy in Science and Art: Properties of a Natural Body Inferred from Its Appearance (2008)


Description Understanding physiognomy and its relationship to art from ancient to early modern times.

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Book Burguete, Maria; Lam, Lui (2008) Science Matters: Humanities as Complex Systems. unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Göttler, Christine
Gunning, Tom
Pearl, Sharrona Hyla
Newman, William Royall
Kaenel, Philippe
Neuber, Wolfgang
Studi dellaportiani
Micrologus: Natura, Scienze e Società Medievali
Endeavour: Review of the Progress of Science
Cronos: Cuadernos Valencianos de Historia de la Medicina y de la Ciencia
Eighteenth-Century Studies
Renaissance Studies
McGill University (Canada)
University of Alberta (Canada)
Columbia University
Science and art
Occult sciences
Visual representation; visual communication
Human anatomy
Della Porta, Giovan Battista
Lavater, Johann Caspar
Paracelsus, Theophrast von Hohenheim
Freud, Sigmund
Brueghel, Jan the Elder
Montaigne, Michel Eyquem de
Time Periods
16th century
18th century
20th century, early
19th century
17th century

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