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A sick man stranded on the toilet after taking a laxative. Coloured etching by J. Gillray, 1804, after J. Sneyd.

Sneyd, John.
Date
28 January 1804
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Publication/Creation

London (St James's Street) : H. Humphrey, 28 January 1804.

Physical description

1 print : etching, with watercolour ; image 23.8 x 18.4 cm

Lettering

Brisk - cathartic.

Notes

One of a set of studies in facial expression, all with the same imprint

Publications note

British Museum, Catalogue of political and personal satires, vol. VIII, London 1947, no. 10305

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 12043i

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  • English



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