Visual culture and pandemic disease since 1750 : capturing contagion / edited by Marsha Morton and Ann-Marie Akehurst.

"Through case studies, this book investigates the pictorial imaging of epidemics globally, especially from the late eighteenth century through the 1920s when, amidst expanding industrialism, colonialism, and scientific research, the world endured a succession of pandemics in tandem with the ris...

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Online Access: Full Text (via Taylor & Francis)
Other Authors: Morton, Marsha (Editor), Akehurst, Ann-Marie (Editor)
Format: Electronic eBook
Published: New York, NY : Routledge, 2023.
Series:Science and the arts since 1750.
Table of Contents:
  • The Inception of 'Science and Supplication': Architectural Programs, Devotional Paintings, and Votive Processions in Early Modern Venice / Andrew Hopkins
  • Invisible Destroyers: Cholera and COVID in British Visual Culture / Amanda Sciampacone
  • Deconstructing the Story of a Contagion: Tuberculosis and Its Representations in Early Republican Turkey / Alev Berberoglu and Cansu Degirmencioglu.