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A man is treated to a cascade of water in the name of hydropathy. Lithograph by C. Jacque, 1843.

  • Jacque, Charles Emile, 1813-1894.
Date
1843
Reference
16538i
Part of
Les malades et les médecins
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Description

The 'premier traitement' of 'Les hydropathes' showed the patient being prescribed vast amounts of drinking water

Publication/Creation

Paris (Place de la Bourse) ; Paris (R. du Croissant, 16) : Aubert : Pannier, 1843 (Imp. d'Aubert & C.ie)

Physical description

1 print : lithograph ; image 23.1 x 19.7 cm.

Lettering

Les malades et les médecins. Les hydropathes ...

Lettering note

Lettering continues: Deuxième traitement - Immersion, submersion et contorsion! C'te drôle d'idée qu'a le médecin de monsieur de le faire rafraîchir comme ca trois fois par jour dans de l'eau glacée...y paraît qu'y l'prend décidément pour une cruche!...Ch. Jacque

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 16538i

Languages

  • French


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