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Jan Van Rymsdyk

Medical Illustrator of the Eighteenth Century

by John L. Thornton

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Published by Oleander Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Van Rymsdyk, Jan,
  • Illustration--medical,
  • Medical / Nursing

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages106
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11373555M
    ISBN 100906672023
    ISBN 109780906672020

    Jan Van Rymsdyk: Medical Illustrator of the Eighteenth Century by John Leonard Thornton (1-Dec) Hardcover: Books - at: Hardcover. The book contains 34 copper engravings. 31 of these magnificent medical illustrations were made by a mysterious man called Jan van his book, Hunter was not interested in illustrations that showed an “ideal” uterus, but meticulous copies of real dissected specimens.

    Jan van Rymsdyk – Drawer of Wombs In October I visited the Hunterian Museum in Glasgow, where William Hunter's great book of obstetrics was on display. Published in , The Anatomy of the Human Gravid Uterus did much to advance .   Media in category "Jan van Rymsdyk" The following 11 files are in this category, out of 11 total.

      In I began researching Jan Van Rymsdyk and his contribution to the medical art of the eighteenth century. After a controversial allegation that women had been murdered by medical professionals to provide corpses for dissection, fellow Wonders and Marvels contributor Helen King and I shared our opinions on the subject. This left me even more intrigued by JVR. Rymsdyk, Jan van. & Rymsdyk, Andreas van. (). Museum Britannicum being an exhibition of a great variety of antiquities and natural curiosities, belonging to that noble and magnificent cabinet, the British Museum.


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Jan Van Rymsdyk: Medical Illustrator of the Eighteenth Century by John Leonard Thornton () on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Jan Van Rymsdyk: Medical Illustrator of the Eighteenth Century by John Leonard Thornton ()4/5(6).

Jan van Rymsdyk’s first assignment as a medical illustrator seems to be for William Smellie’s Sett [sic] of Anatomical Tables, published in This was a visual companion to Treatise of the Theory and Practice of Midwifery and contained 26 (out of 39) plates drawn by Van Rymsdyk.

By John L. Thornton Jan Van Rymsdyk: Medical Artist of the Eighteenth Century. (1St Edition) [Hardcover] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. By John L. Thornton Jan Van Rymsdyk: Medical Artist of the Eighteenth Century. (1St Edition) [Hardcover].

Jan Van Rymsdyk Medical Artist of the Eighteenth Century by Thornton John L. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Jan Van Rymsdyk: Medical Illustrator of the Eighteenth Century by Thornton, John Leonard.

Preface Jan Van Rymsdyk Rymsdyk's drawings for Williams Smellie () Rymsdyk's drawings for William Hunter () Rymsdyk's drawings for John Hunter () Rymsdyk's drawings for Charles Nicholas Jenty The Museum Britannicum Andrew Van Rymsdyk ( or Jan Van Rymsdyk book Rymsdyk's drawings for Thomas.

Jan Van Rymsdyk: Medical Artist of the Eighteenth Century / by John L. Thornton by Thornton, John L COVID Update J Biblio is open and shipping orders. ix, pages: Preface -- 1 Jan Van Rymsdyk -- 2 Rymsdyk's drawings for Williams Smellie () -- 3 Rymsdyk's drawings for William Hunter Jan Van Rymsdyk book -- 4 Rymsdyk's drawings for John Hunter () -- 5 Rymsdyk's drawings for Charles Nicholas Jenty -- 6 The Museum Britannicum -- 7 Andrew Van Rymsdyk ( or ) -- 8 Rymsdyk's.

Jan Van Rymsdyk: Medical Artist of the Eighteenth Century / by John L. Thornton: John Thornton: Books - or: John Thornton. Jan van Rymsdyk is a man who illustrated Dr.

William Hunter’s book of obstetrics (The Anatomy of the Human Gravid Uterus, ). For the book he produced 31 remarkable images. Drawer of Wombs. Link to a small article about van Rymsdyk.

Other similar posts. Plate VI of The Anatomy of the Human Gravid Uterus () by William Hunter, engraving by Jan van Rymsdyk In Rymsdyk executed a mezzotint engraving of Frederick Henry and Emilia Van Solms, Prince and Princess of Orange, from a painting by Jacob Jordaens at Devonshire House.

Jan van Rymsdyk (c–88/89), a Dutch-born medical illustrator living in England, prominently inscribed the drawings in his collection ‘Rymsdyk's Museum’. Rymsdyk collected on a modest scale, acquiring more than thirty drawings in London between andincluding significant sheets by such artists as Rembrandt and Van Dyck.

For the British Museum book, simply titled Museum Britannicum, Rymsdyk (or Riemsdyk as it is also spelled) included several personal footnotes and commentaries that tell us something of what his life must have been like. .Whatever he felt, Jan van Rymsdyk will always stand as one of the greatest medical illustrators of all time.

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close. Search for: Search. It was Van Rymsdyk who had illustrated, almost entirely, their two defining works: Smellie’s A sett of anatomical tables, with explanations, and an abridgement, of the practice of midwifery ofand William Hunter’s Anatomy of the Human Gravid Uterus, Exhibited in Figures twenty years later.

These books are still regarded as the moment modern obstetrics. - In October I visited the Hunterian Museum in Glasgow, where William Hunter’s great book of obstetrics was on display.

Published inThe Anatomy of the Human Gravid Uterus did much t. Get this from a library. A Collection of Engravings, tending to illustrate the generation and parturition of animals, and of the human species.

[The engravings from drawings for the most part by Jan van Rymsdyk. With descriptive text in English and French by T. Denman.]. [Thomas DENMAN, M.D.; Jan van RYMSDYK]. VAN RYMSDYK, JAN (fl. –), painter and engraver, was a native of Holland, and at first practised as a portrait-painter.

In he executed a mezzotint engraving of ‘Frederick Henry and Emilia Van Solms, Prince and Princess of Orange,’ from a. Buy Museum Britannicum, being an exhibition of a great variety of antiquities and natural curiosities, belonging to the British Museum, etc by Jan van Rymsdyk, Andreas van Rymsdyk (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Jan van Rymsdyk, Andreas van Rymsdyk. Full text Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (K), or click on a page image below to browse page by page.A friendly gathering: The social politics of presentation books and their extra-illustration in Horace Walpole's circle Lucy Peltz 'After the very rare original': Artist and antiquary the Revd John Brand Sileas Wood 'Rymsdyk's Museum': Jan van Rymsdyk as a collector of old master drawings Jennifer Tonkovich.

Delacroix drawings and the false."Van Rymsdyk, Jan (fl. - ),” Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford,