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Old Parr, an elderly apothecary with an extremely long beard mixing a concoction with a pestle and mortar. Pen drawing by Matthews(?), 1861(?).

Matthews, active 1861.
Date
1861
Reference
15932i
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1861

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1 drawing : brown pen and ink

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Olde Parr maketh hys famous pylls, 1763. From the 'Bolus' collection.

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On reverse lettering is inscribed in ink: Believed to be by Matthews "Punch" art... (Dukes 1861)

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 15932i

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