The Sick Rose, Or, Disease and the Art of Medical IllustrationBook - 2014
The Sick Rose is a beautifully gruesome and strangely fascinating visual tour through disease in an age before colour photography. This stunning volume, combining detailed illustrations of afflicted patients from some of the world's rarest medical books, forms an unforgettable and profoundly human reminder of mankind's struggle with disease.
Publisher: London : 2014. Thames & Hudson,
Branch Call Number: ANF 610.222 BARN
Characteristics: 253 pages : colour illustrations ; 25 cm
Alternative Title: Disease and the art of medical illustration