Images by Johann Friedrich Blumenbach
as a part of exhibition..
Death: A Self Portrait
The Wellcome Trust exhibition, London, UK.
15 November 2012 – 24 February 2013
For more on the exhibition.. click here..
Wikipedia informs.. [click here..] Johann Friedrich Blumenbach (11 May 1752 – 22 January 1840) was a German physician, naturalist, physiologist, and anthropologist. He was one of the first to explore the study of mankind as an aspect of natural history. His teachings in comparative anatomy were applied to the classification of what he called human races, of which he determined there to be five.