"Beautiful Pathologies - NYTimes.com" The celebratory atmosphere at the chance to observe, to learn, at the same time celebrating the end of a life and grief. Modern day, medical version of "one man's meat is another man's poison" perhaps? Reminders!
Lisa Nilsson - Female Torso, 9" x 10" x 3/4 " Piece is made of Japanese mulberry paper and the gilded edges of old books using technique of rolling and shaping narrow strips of paper called quilling or paper filigree.
The skeleton, drawn in red and black ink, viewed from behind with the head hyperextended so that the face looks upward. From The Anatomy of the Human Body (Tashrih-i badan-i insan) written in Persian at the end of the 14th century by Mansur ibn Ilyas.