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Moses with his rod and his brazen serpent. Engraving by J. Hall, 1793, after B. West.

West, Benjamin, 1738-1820.
Date
30 August 1793

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Credit: Moses with his rod and his brazen serpent. Engraving by J. Hall, 1793, after B. West. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)


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Description

We may see in the story of the brazen serpent a resonance with the principle of curing like with like, later systematised under the rubric of homoeopathy

Lettering

Moses. B. West R.A. pinxt. J. Hall sculpt.

Publication/Creation

London (Fleet Street) : Thos. Macklin, 30 August 1793.

Physical description

1 print : line engraving ; image 31.1 x 24.9 cm

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 18282i

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  • English


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