Find thousands of books, manuscripts, visual materials and unpublished archives from our collections, many of them with free online access.
Search for free, downloadable images taken from our library and museum collections, including paintings, illustrations, photos and more.
Three vignettes: a man rescued from beneath the ice in Hyde Park, a man, apparently drowned, being brought in by boat, a man resuscitated and recovering in bed. Wood engraving, 1821, after R. Smirke.
- Smirke, Robert, 1752-1845
- April 1821
Selected images from this work
About this work
[London] : Gent[leman's] Mag[azine], April 1821.
1 print : wood engraving
Objects of the Royal Humane Society. ...
Each of the scenes has accompanying text: "1. View of the Receiving House in Hyde Park, and a representation of the method of recovering persons from under the ice. 2. Case of suspended animation. 3. Case of resuscitation."
Wellcome Library no. 17924i
Where to find it
Location Status AccessClosed stores