The anatomical theatre of Fabricius in Padua, Italy, 1594. Diorama of the interior showing a dissection in progress. Hieronymus Fabricius ab Aquapendente (1537-1619), Girolamo Fabrici in Italian, was Professor of Anatomy and Surgery at the University of Padua between 1562 and 1609, and was both a remarkable anatomist of his time and a pioneer of modern embryology.
Science Museum, London, Great Britain
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