The flea

Micrographia: or some Physiological Descriptions of Minute Bodies made by Magnifying Glasses, (London, 1665)
Author: HOOKE, Robert (1635-1703) Artist: N/A

Dr Robert Hooke´s Micrographia is the most influential work in the entire history of microscopy. It is also one of the most dramatically illustrated books of the seventeenth century.

Wunderkammer is a gallery of unique medical art from the Hagströmer Medico-Historical Library.