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A surgeon lancing a grimacing man's shoulder. Engraving by J. Coelemans, 1703, after D. Teniers, the younger, 1678.

  • Teniers, David, 1610-1690.
Date
[17--]
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22498i
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Description

On the wall is a portrait of the surgeon dated: "1678"

Publication/Creation

[Aix-en-Provence or Paris] : [s.n.], [17--]

Physical description

1 print : line engraving and etching ; platemark 25.5 x 19.8 cm

Lettering

Peint par David Teniers le jeune en 1678 et gravé Jacques Coelemans en 1703.

References note

"Un chirurgien de village pansant une blessure. Teniers a merveilleusement bien réussi dans ces sortes de sujets naifs ... les caracteres sont conserves, les expressions saisies, un pinceau net, ferme & léger, rend chaque objet avec précision ..." -- --Mariette, loc. cit.
John Gash, 'Bartolomeo Manfredi's St John the Baptist and its mezzotint', Print quarterly, 2016, 33: 11-18 (on the prints by Coelemans for Boyer d'Aguilles)

Lettering note

Bears number: 49

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 22498i

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  • French


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