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A fashionable dentist's practice where teeth are being extracted from poor children in order to create dentures for wealthy people. Reproduction of an aquatint after T. Rowlandson, 1787.

Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827.
Date
1790

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The dental service. Transplanting of teeth. Rowlandson 1787.

Publication/Creation

London (50 Oxford Street) : Wm. Holland, 1790.

Physical description

1 photomechanical reproduction ; image 13.3 x 19.5 cm

Publications note

British Museum, Catalogue of political and personal satires, vol. VI, London 1938, no. 7766

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 16596i

Reproduction note

"Reproduced by permission from an aquatint. In John Wessler's collection, Stockholm."

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  • English


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