Heart Views

ART AND MEDICINE
Year
: 2012  |  Volume : 13  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 119-

The seed of life


Rachel Hajar 
 Heart Hospital, Hamad Medical Corporation,Doha, Qatar

Correspondence Address:
Rachel Hajar
Heart Hospital, Hamad Medical Corporation,Doha
Qatar




How to cite this article:
Hajar R. The seed of life.Heart Views 2012;13:119-119


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Hajar R. The seed of life. Heart Views [serial online] 2012 [cited 2020 Sep 22 ];13:119-119
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In the history of medicine, the body was often seen in the wider context of nature. Van Huffel's painting above reflects this idea with the heart shown as seed, the giver of life.

Image source: Wellcome Collection, The Heart