Title, Essays on Physiognomy. Author, Johann Caspar Lavater. Edition, 3. Published, Original from, Harvard University. Digitized, Feb 2, Author: John Caspar Lavater; Category: Essays; Length: Pages; Year: Of the general objections made to physiognomy 73 Various objections to. Essays on physiognomy: tr. from the German of John Caspar Lavater, by Thomas Holcroft. Also one hundred physiognomical rules, taken from a posthumous.
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Title-page with a vignette showing Lavater wearing a gown and turban, seated in clouds with a winged male figure and a goddess, deep in study, taking notes in front of a tablet of heads held by a female figure wearing a three-tiered crown, with a pelican feeding its young in the background to left; to Lavater’s ‘Essays on Physiognomy’, Vol I.
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A word to princes and judges. Of the congeniality of the human form.
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Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Of the apparently false decisions of physiognomy. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Physiognkmy Kaspar Lavater. On tbe harmony of moral lavayer corporeal beauty.
His writings on mysticism were widely popular as well. Of the disadvantages of physiognomy.
Use image Lavaher new photography. Six heads of horses. From on, Goethe was intimately acquainted with Lavater, but later had a falling out with him, accusing him of superstition and hypocrisy. Observations on the newborn the dying and the dead. On dissimulation falsehood and sincerity.
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About the database The British Museum collection database is a work in progress. The two principal sources from which Lavater developed his physiognomical studies were the writings of the Italian polymath Giambattista della Portaand the observations made by Sir Thomas Browne in his Religio Medici translated into German in and praised by Lavater.
Arianne Baggerman; Rudolf M. On the Lines of Animality.
Mendelssohn refused to do either, and many prominent intellectuals took Mendelssohn’s side, including Lichtenberg and Herder. Additions on the temperaments