I recently saw this review of The Human Body: What it is and How it works, a book published in 1959 containing vivid illustrations of the body.
Two images in particular really struck me. The first is a representation of 4/5 of our senses, our modes of perceiving the world around us:
The second is a representation of olfaction:
I’m not sure if I totally “get” these illustrations, or even if there is much to understand. Either way, they’re really visually appealing, even if devoid of much meaningful information…