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Hôpital de la Salpêtrière, Paris: as seen from the river. Line engraving by Perelle.

  • Perelle, Adam, 1638-1695.
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21737i
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Paris (Rue St. Jacques a la Victoire) : J. Mariette.

Physical description

1 print : line engraving ; platemark 20.2 x 29.9 cm

Lettering

L'Hospital de la Salpêtrière hors la Porte St. Bernard est vue principales dependances general de Paris; son nom vient de ce que l'on y faisoit autre fois le salpestre. ...

Lettering note

Lettering continues: "Ce bastiment fut commence a reedifier magnifiquement en Avril 1650 et par ordonnance du Roy du 10 8bre 1668. Les pauvres y furent enfermez, il y sont norries et entrenus au mombre d'environ 4000. Perette fecit"
Bears number: 54

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 21737i

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  • French


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