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William Cheselden: profile. Line engraving by A. R. Freebairn after a medal by W. Wyon, 1829.
- Wyon, William, 1795-1851.
About this work
[London] : J. Bate.
1 print : engraving, anaglyptograph ; image 7 cm (circular)
J. Bate exct.
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
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 in the print reads: "Cheselden"
Wellcome Library no. 1750i