Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: iodine deficiency

  • Unlocking the secrets of a bohemian painting

    Bernard Brabin Liverpool, England   The Deštná painting Oil on wood.  With permission (Photograph © National Gallery in Prague 2017, with permission) The image By an unknown artist, the Deštná painting in the National Gallery, Prague, depicts Madonna and Infant from a fifteenth century perspective. The Madonna’s attention is directed to the child, within a…