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October NaN, 2002

ArtFive Hundred Years of Medicine in Art: An Illustrated Catalogue of Prints and Drawings From the Clements C. Fry Collection in the Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical Library at Yale University

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Harriet S.MeyerMD, Contributing EditorDavid H.MorseMS, Journal Review EditorRobertHoganMD, adviser for new media


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JAMA. 2002;288(16):2051-2052. doi:10.1001/jama.288.16.2051-JBK1023-4-1

As the subtitle indicates, Five Hundred Years of Medicine in Art is not a coffee table art book but rather a catalogue. Clements C. Fry, MD (1892-1955), began his tenure at Yale University School of Medicine in 1926 as a psychiatrist. Soon after his appointment, he began collecting medical prints and drawings, a pursuit that he followed enthusiastically for 30 years. His extensive collection, bequeathed to Yale University, includes about 2000 prints and drawings by 600 artists and spans five centuries.

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