Monday, April 6, 2009

To Be Frank

In 1953, Ciba Pharmaceutical Products, Inc. showcased the illustrative talents of Dr. Frank H. Netter in a handsome volume that would add education and entertainment to any library or coffee table. We will present more of these masterful renderings in future posts, strictly for the illumination of yet another interesting aspect of our wondrous world. (click image for larger view)



3 comments:

William Thirteen said...

those retractors in the second illustration are making me kinda nervous...

Otto Mannix said...

yes, it is particularly unnerving when they poke, prod and pry around one's nervous system.

ack said...

DO NOT try that last picture at home with a muscle stimulator, it does not help with headaches or lack of sleep.