Politicians of the Parti National with stomach disorders and haemorrhoids. Wood engraving by Pépin (E. Guillaumin), 1889.

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Top left, a woman vomiting into a bowl. Top right, a man inflating a rubber ring (inscribed "L'intransigeant") to protect from the effect of haemorrhoids when sitting on the seat marked "Siège de Deputé". Below left a man seated on a close-stool marked "Révision de la Constitution", with bottles of morphine and silver nitrate close by. Bottom right a clergyman holding a candle marked "cierge camphre" and a cloth marked "la cocarde"

Physical description

1 print : wood engraving, coloured ; image and lettering 34 x 28.4 cm

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Les hémorroïdes du Parti National. L'œillet est bien endommagé. Pépin

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Places

  • Paris (5 Cité Bergère, 5)
  • (Paris

Agents

  • J. Madre
  • Imprimerie V[eu]ve Hugonis, 6, rue Martel)

Dates

  • 7 April 1889

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Politicians of the Parti National with stomach disorders and haemorrhoids. Wood engraving by Pépin (E. Guillaumin), 1889.. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

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