Vintage Floral X-Rays Reveal The True Beauty Of Our Favorite Flowers
You’ve never seen roses, daffodils, and calla lilies quite like this before.
A series of images taken in the late 1920s by Dr. Dain L. Tasker, chief radiologist at Wilshire Hospital in Los Angeles, show various floral species through the lens of an X-ray machine.
The images, on display at Joseph Bellows Gallery in La Jolla, California until Feb. 19, are not only breathtaking but also offer a fascinating look into an era when radiology was in its formative phase. Scroll down to see the X-rays in all their glory.
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