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A monkey rejects the old style clyster for his new 'clyso-pompe', which he fills with opium and marshmallow. Coloured lithograph.


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Credit: A monkey rejects the old style clyster for his new 'clyso-pompe', which he fills with opium and marshmallow. Coloured lithograph. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

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Description

The 'Jardin des plantes' also contained exhibits of human and animal remains. The box with the address appears to be an opium box. On the floor is the instruction leaflet to the 'clyso-pompe'

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2.me extrait de la gazette du jardine des plantes ...

Publication/Creation

[Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified] (Lith. de Benard et Frey)

Physical description

1 print : lithograph, with watercolour ; image 19 x 24.8 cm

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 16612i

Language

  • French


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