Grimm's Anatomy. While manmade artifacts can cause a stir, no doubt the objects made of man are the most unsettling featured in these museums. Take, for instance, the dignity of the young girl shown in two black-and-white photographs in the Mütter collection. Mütter Museum At The College of Physicians of Philadelphia, explore this fascinating museum full of anatomical and pathological artifacts and anomalies, medical instruments and skeletons. Exhibits include "Our Finest Clothing: A Layered History of Our Skin," and "Grimms' Anatomy: Magic and Medicine." May 13, 2010. Founded in 1863 by Dr Thomas Dent Mütter, the museum is perhaps America's best known medical marvel. A concept design for a satellite exhibit of the Grimm's Anatomy display in the Mütter Museum in Philadelphia, PA. Each side of of the installation highlights a different fairytale. On a recent trip to Philadelphia I had the opportunity to revisit The Mütter Museum of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia, to see whatâs changed since last exploring this mecca of medical oddities and squirm-inducing equipment in â¦ Looking closely at some of the faces and reading the stories that accompany some of the models shows that damage is not the whole tale. Gray's Anatomy has been an international bestseller for 100 years; its appeal is not only to physicians and students, but to artists and the medically curious.As the new Introduction by Dr. Crocco states: "Every living physician today has been exposed to Gray's Anatomy and nearly everyone has used it. The inspiration for some of them was the deformed hands of those which are on display in the Mütter Museum, featuring the crooked, thin, and bony features we often associate with witches and monsters. 767 reviews of The Mütter Museum "Nothing can prepare you for what is a somewhat ghoulish but surprisingly entertaining collection of medical oddities housed in an appropriately dark, dank, horror-film-like setting in a grand 19th-century building in Center City. George Widman, 2009, for the Mütter Museum of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia I turn left where an exhibition is on display called âGrimmsâ Anatomy: Magic and Medicine 1818-2012â. The Mütter Museum was founded in 1858, when Dr. Thomas Dent Mütter donated a collection of medical anomalies, anatomical and pathological specimens, and bizarre medical instruments to the museum. 3. Mütter Museum, Philadelphia, USA. Dried hands from the Grimm's Anatomy exhibit at the Mütter Museum. The Mütter Museum does, unselfconsciously, provide some respite from the bombardment. Top Image: Gif by Jim Cooke, original photo: Evi Numen, 2011, for the Mütter Museum of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia. It uses a âcabinet museum' format to display â¦ A concept design for a satellite exhibit of the Grimm's Anatomy display in the Mütter Museum in Philadelphia, PA. Each side of of the installation highlights a different fairytale. The first draft of this was just me typing screams. This is a landmark edition of one of the greatest texts of our time. Grimm's Fairy Tales, the original fairy tales, were far more morbid that the kid-friendly versions told today. That made the museum the ideal location for the story. Mutter Museum: Really Gross Anatomy. The exhibit is modeled after the morbidity that inspired Grimm's fairy tales.