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A man removing a plaster; representing the sense of touch. Oil painting by Lucas Franchoys II.

Franchoys, Lucas, 1616-1681.
Date
1600-1699

About this work

Description

This work is an allegory representing the sense of touch, one of the five senses. This is illustrated in the painting by the pain experienced by the man removing a plaster from his arm.

Lettering

Lucas. Franchoys. pinxit

Publication/Creation

1600-1699

Physical description

1 painting : oil on canvas ; canvas 63.4 x 61.3 cm

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 45011i

Language

  • Latin


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