Lets start with the Vitruvian man.
Anatomy means cut-up.
Drawing the ideal-like the universe. Science, Ideal proportions, body, architecture, planets.
Museum of wax figures of the body, in the Duke of Tuscany’s House. Open to all people. Women shown as an object to be looked at.
Up to the 19th century most bodies that were cut up were bodies of criminals or those that had died. They were said to be evil bodies.
The museum’s figures laid the foundations for Italian horror films.
Emotions shown on the face. Reading the body and what it means. Use of photography.
James Crichton-Browne 1869 He was interested in madness and mental disorders. He worked in an asylum and studied mental disorders.
Bodyworlds, and exhibition of bodies that have been preserved with plastic, they are 100% real.
Skylab has the Vitruvian man on their logo.