In addition to eight manuscripts, Abraham Kaau-Boerhaave also left behind a small collection of prepared anatomical malformations.
These two original drawings were made by Abraham Kaay-Boerhaave of the misbirth. These are located in the fundamental library of the Military Medical Academy called SM Kirov.
© The Military Medical Academy named SM Kiorv
This malformation prepared by Abraham Kaay-Boerhaave is located in the “Kunstkamera”.
© Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography Peter the Great (Kunstkamera) of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Library of the Medico-surgical Academy in Saint Petersburg,
nowadays Military Medical Academy named SM Kirov.
© Military Medical Academy named SM Kirov
Two midwives oversee a childbirth in northern Europe
Two centuries later, the situation has hardly changed.
Eucharius Rösslin's "Rosengarten" printed in 1513, Accompanying text by Gustav Klein, Carl Kuhn, Munchen 1910.
https://wellcomecollection.org/works/yyt22dnj. In public domain
Plague Doctor, photographer Kirill Bialiatsky, 2021.
© From the collection of the Military Medical Museum, St. Petersburg