TITLE

Joanna Ebenstein's morbid obsession

AUTHOR(S)
McDonald, David
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/9/2010 Supplement, Vol. 182, pE213
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article profiles Joanna Ebenstein, a New York-based graphic designer, photographer and cultural historian. It states that Ebenstein takes pictures of anatomical models of skeletical remains and pickled body parts. It notes that her fascination began in her childhood since her grandfather was a physician and her father was an amateur naturalist. Her father supplied her with formaldehyde so that she could preserve dead animals that she found.
ACCESSION #
48490666

 

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