Hermannus Boerhaave,Botanices, chemiae & colleg. Practic. Professor Lugd. Bat.
Engraving, rare; sheet 280 x 180mm (11 x 7"). Trimmed to border; slight horizontal crease through centre.
Herman Boerhaave (1668-1738), Dutch botanist, humanist and physician regarded as the founder of clinical teaching and of the modern academic hospital. He was the first to isolate the chemical urea and urine.
Not in Wellcome: W 341.
[Ref: 31348] £140.00