Engraving of early modern astronomers

“With a sincere hand and a faithful eye”: The Visual Culture of Early Modern Science

Date: 
Thu., Oct. 3, 2019
7:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
Category: 
Lectures
Location: 
Rothenberg Hall
Event Notes: 
Free; reservations required.
Add to Calendar 10/03/2019 07:30 PM 10/03/2019 08:30 PM America/Los_Angeles “With a sincere hand and a faithful eye”: The Visual Culture of Early Modern Science Visit page - https://www.huntington.org/events/sincere-hand-and-faithful-eye-visual-culture-early-modern-science The Huntington - Rothenberg Hall
 

Sachiko Kusukawa, professor of the history of science at the University of Cambridge, explores the many ways images served early modern science, from anatomical atlases and botanical illustrations to telescopic and microscopic observations. This program is a Caltech-Huntington Visual Culture Lecture.