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SECRETS OF THE DEAD

S16 Ep4: Leonardo's anatomical drawings

  • Aired: 04/05/2017
  • 03:19
  • Rating: NR
First sign of Leonardo's actual practical involvement in anatomy and dissection is some wonderful, slightly eerie drawings of a skull, dateable to about 1489. Leonardo’s illustrations, as precise as his technical drawings of machines, were unequalled in accuracy until the photographic techniques of the 19th century.
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S16 Ep4: Leonardo's anatomical drawings
S16 Ep4: Leonardo's anatomical drawings
Leonardo’s first dissections were in search of the soul.
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