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A hypochondriac imagining himself being prepared for burial. Lithograph by H. Daumier, 1833.

  • Daumier, Honoré, 1808-1879
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855i
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Description

On a table is a vision of the patient being bled and dictating his will. On the floor, a clyster and a chamber-pot

Publication/Creation

[Paris] (Galerie Véro-dodat) : On s'abonne chez Aubert ([Paris] : Imp. d'Aubert et de Junca)

Physical description

1 print : lithograph ; image 24.2 x 19 cm.

Lettering

Le malade imaginaire. Je suis perdu ... il faut faire mon testament ... ils vont m'ensevelir, m'enterrer, adieu.

References note

H. Mondor, Doctors and medicine in the works of Daumier, London 1965, no. 47
L. Delteil, Le peintre-graveur illustré, vols. 20-29, Paris 1926-1930, no. app. 38

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 855i

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Languages

  • French


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