Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: High Renaissance

  • Collections complete: experiential centres of learning

    Lynsey Grosfield Rude, Denmark   The period between roughly 1520 and 1590 was a time of growing efforts to understand the world of science through hands-on exercises in collecting and cataloging natural objects, observation, dissection, and experimentation in the fields of anatomy, botany, and museum science. This was also the time of the High Renaissance…