Exhibition Combining an Anatomical Wax Cabinet and Art

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Recently, the exhibition Blicke ! Körper ! Sensationen ! Ein anatomisches Wachskabinett und die Kunst (Views! Bodies! Sensations! An anatomical wax cabinet and the art) in Dresden, Germany has opened its doors recently.

The exhibition is based on a collection that has been established around 1900 in Dresden and is presented for the first time in a museeum. For centuries these pieces were shown at fun fairs to educate the audience about health care but also for pure amusement reasons. (see also the press release, which is in German only)

You will be able to visit the exhibition from 11th of Oct. 2014 until 19th of April 2015 at the Deutschen Hygiene-Museum in Dresden.