Numerical Hands (1797)

Images from an 18th century Italian book entitled Scoperta della chironomia, ossia, Dell’arte di gestire con le mani by Vicenzo Requeno, a Spanish monk living in It…more

A Manual of Gesture (1875)

A book exploring the art of hand gestures, particularly in relation to effective public oratory – all complete with a system of notation and many practise examples …more