The identity of the artists involved in Vesalius's Fabrica 1543.

@article{Guerra1969TheIO,
  title={The identity of the artists involved in Vesalius's Fabrica 1543.},
  author={Francisco Javier Guerra},
  journal={Medical History},
  year={1969},
  volume={13},
  pages={37 - 50}
}
INTRODUCTION ANDREAS VESALIUS failed to mention by name the illustrators of his De humani corporis fabrica (1543) and no marks can be found on the woodcuts which help to identify the draughtsman or the engraver. Although the name of Jan Stevens, better known as J. S. van Calcar [1499-1546] appeared in the colophon of the Tabulae anatomicae sex, 1538, the analysis by O'Malley (1964) of the production of the Fabrica casts doubts upon the idea that Jan Steven van Calcar also made the drawings for… CONTINUE READING