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A wealthy patient falls over having a tooth extracted

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1790


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    J Gillray 1790. Bears inscription bottom right: "J. Gillray 1790". Inscribed in pencil on the mount: "The dentist"


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      A wealthy patient falling over because of having a tooth extracted with such vigour by a fashionable dentist. Watercolour by J. Gillray, 1790.

      Bears inscription bottom right: "J. Gillray 1790". Inscribed in pencil on the mount: "The dentist"



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