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Patients suffering from cholera in the Jura during the 1854 epidemic, with Dr Gachet attending them. Pencil drawing by A. Gautier, 1859.

Gautier, Amand-Désiré, 1825-1894.
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1 drawing : pencil and charcoal ; sheet 31.2 x 46.2 cm


Le cholera-morbus dans le Jura 1854. A. Gautier. (Souvenir.) Paris 1859.

Publications note

P. Gachet, Le Docteur Gachet et Murer: deux amis des impressionnistes, Paris 1956, fig 10 f.p. 13 and pp. 18, 36
W. Schupbach, The Iconographic Collections of the Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine, 1989, fig.4 and p. 54.
Anne Distel and Susan Alyson Stein, Cézanne to Van Gogh : the collection of Doctor Gachet, New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1999, p. 28, fig. 23, and p. 277
Amand Gautier 1825/1894: une amitié à la Courbet, Ornans: Musée Courbet, 2004, p. 15
W.F. Bynum et al., The western medical tradition: 1800 to 2000, Cambridge 2006, p. 189


Wellcome Library no. 5399i



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