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First anatomical company

Anatomical wax modeling reached its apogee in Florence, Italy, when Felice Fontana (1730-1805), a physicist, led the first anatomical wax studio, La Specola Natural History Museum, with  Clemente Susini (1754-1814) as his apprentice. With the innovation of dissectible wax models,>500 fine models were prepared of various waxes, without the incorporation of human skeletons
that had been employed in Bologna.