The Healing Arts: Der Arzt. [Nudity].


What a stunning work this is, so very poignant. Click for full size.

Der Arzt. Ivo Saliger, 1921. Subject: Skeleton As Death, Surgeons, Surgery.

Der Arzt. Ivo Saliger, 1921. Subject: Skeleton As Death, Surgeons, Surgery.

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  1. rq says

    Poignant is understating. I like the uderlying strength of the illustration, and the composition is very tense. You can clearly see the determination of the doctor, and at the same time, Death is practically begging but is by no means the underdog.

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