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Tulp

(Tulpius) (tŭlp),
Nicholas (Nicolaus), Dutch anatomist, 1593-1674. See: Tulp valve.
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The second reading, provided by Rembrandt's painting of the dissection in Professor Tulp's anatomy lesson, accentuates the relevance of the visual facts underscoring the army's warning to the defeated subversives and would-be followers of Che, while also framing Katz's autopsy of the photograph.
The representation of the body in the latter's paintings of Nicolaes Tulp and Joan Deyman's anatomy lessons becomes thus art and science, painting and medicine, both striving to rescue man from death, the ultimate form of Utopia.
Ruysch is pictured with his colleagues in much the same fashion that Rembrandt portrayed Tulp and his fellow anatomists in The Anatomy Lesson of Dr.
Following its release, English cultural critic John Berger wrote his influential "Che Guevara Dead," in which he compares it to Rembrandt's "Anatomy Lesson of Professor Tulp" (1632) and Mantegna's "Dead Christ" (1480).
Al lado del ritmo de las paginas se ausculta el corazon con el estetoscopio y con los consejos de Hesiodo y Esquilo, se acompana al paciente que fracaso en su intento suicida, se habla con otro lenguaje con una campesina encarnada que nunca habia sido hospitalizada y se cura a la persona, porque ambos, medico y en ferino, admiran las lecciones de anatomia de los doctores Tulp y Deyman de Rembrandt.
The painting, a modern take on Rembrandt's 17th-century work The Anatomy Lesson of Dr Nicolaes Tulp, shows Mandela lying on an autopsy table as the late Nkosi Johnson, a child AIDS activist who died at 12, cuts into his flesh.
He told News24 he believed the controversy caused by the painting based on Rembrandt's The Anatomy Lesson of Dr Tulp was because people "struggle to accept the death of Nelson Mandela".
In December 2004 the CSCCS website listed only four degree-providers holding CSCCS "accreditation": Canyon College, Breyer State, "University of Science, Art & Technology Medical College of London," and "Lady Melana [sometimes spelled 'Malina'] Memorial Medical College." Canyon is run by Michael Storrs, who lists Flarey on the Canyon website as a "professor." USAT/MCL and Lady Malina are both run by Orien Tulp, a retired professor of nutrition who holds a legitimate PhD in that field.
There is a considerable amount of renewed interest in the use of natural products in the process of drug discovery and development (Harvey, 2000; Strohl, 2000; Tulp & Bohlin, 2002; Vuorela et al., 2004; Cordell & Colvard, 2005; Koehn & Carter, 2005), but we must act quickly, as we may be losing as many as one major drug every few years as species become extinct.
During the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, well-executed anatomical studies of apes by Nicolas Tulp, Edward Tyson, and Petrus Camper confirmed their strong similarities to human beings.
Heckscher, Rembrandt's Anatomy of Dr Tulp (New York: New York University Press, 1958), 114.
Likewise, Chapter 4 advances Cook's claims through another case study, this time of the medical doctor Nicolaes Tulp (depicted by Rembrandt in 1632 in his famous painting The Anatomy Lesson).