An operator extracting a tooth. Oil painting after A. Brouwer.

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The man seated on a round stool on the left holds a pair of pincers containing a tooth. It replaces the knife held by the equivalent man in the painting on which the present painting is based. The man seated opposite holds a hat, while in the original version he prepares to draw a sword from its sheath

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1 painting : oil on wood ; wood 25.5 x 31.5 cm

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An operator extracting a tooth. Oil painting after A. Brouwer.. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

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