Caspar Bauhin

(1560 Basel, Switzerland – 1624 Basel, Switzerland) Swiss physician, anatomist, and botanist Son of Huguenot doctor Jean Bauhin, Casper Bauhin began his studies in philosophy and medicine in Basal, Switzerland.  From 1577 to 1580, Bauhin travelled extensively between Padua, Bologna, Montpellier, Paris, and Tubingen.  While in Padua,  Bauhin followed the lessons of Girolamo Fabrici d’Acquapendente, […]