Pierre-Paul Broca, 1824-1880.

 
Pierre-Paul Broca, 1824-1880.
4 0 c m
 
33cm
actual image size: 25cm x 32cm

Description

Pierre-Paul Broca was a pioneer neurologist, surgeon and anthropologist. He developed the theory of the localisation of brain functions. Based on observations of patients with brain damages, Broca developed the concept of left hemisphere dominance for speech. Also a passionate anthropologist, in 1858 he established the first anthropological laboratory, at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes in Paris.

© Science Museum / Science & Society Picture Library

buy a print

Select size
 
Select finish
 
How many prints?
 
£20.00
 

buy a framed print

buy a canvas

buy a framed canvas

image details