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A fashionable dentist's practice: healthy teeth are being extracted from poor children to create dentures for the wealthy. Coloured etching by T. Rowlandson, 1787.
- Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827.
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About this work
London (50 Oxford Street) : Wm. Holland, 1790.
1 print : etching, with watercolour ; border 30.3 x 44.1 cm
Transplanting of teeth. ; Rowlandson 1787.
British Museum, Catalogue of political and personal satires, vol. VI, London 1938, no. 7766
Wellcome Library no. 16589i
Exhibited in "Teeth" at Wellcome Collection, 17 May - 16 September 2018
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