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William Cheselden: profile. Line engraving by A. R. Freebairn after a medal by W. Wyon, 1829.

  • Wyon, William, 1795-1851.
Reference
1750i
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Publication/Creation

[London] : J. Bate.

Physical description

1 print : engraving, anaglyptograph ; image 7 cm (circular)

Lettering

J. Bate exct.

Notes

This print is an anaglyptograph after the obverse of the Cheselden Medal, awarded annually at St. Thomas's Hospital Medical School for distinction in practical anatomical examinations. For the obverse see Wellcome Library no. 39337i

References note

R. Burgess, Portraits of doctors & scientists in the Wellcome Institute, London 1973, no. 594.10
The medal is described in S. E. Freeman, Medals relating to medicine and allied sciences, Baltimore, MD, 1964, p. 50, number 101

Lettering note

Lettering in the print reads: "Cheselden"

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 1750i

Languages

  • English


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