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Two men exhibiting postures which express their character: on the left a man of 'brutal sensibility', on the right, a miser. Drawing by D.N. Chodowiecki, c. 1789.

Chodowiecki, Daniel, 1726-1801.
Date
c. 1789

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Credit: Two men exhibiting postures which express their character: on the left a man of 'brutal sensibility', on the right, a miser. Drawing by D.N. Chodowiecki, c. 1789. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)


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In the text Lavater comments on the inaccuracy of the drawing: the eyes of the miser should have been smaller

Publication/Creation

[London], c. 1789.

Physical description

1 drawing : pencil

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 28695i

Creator/production credits

Chodowiecki is credited as designing and engraving this image, so we may infer that this is by his hand

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