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Erasistratus, a physician, realising that Antiochus's (son of Seleucus I) illness is lovesickness for his stepmother Stratonice, by observing that Antiochus's pulse rose whenever he saw her. Pencil drawing.

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1 drawing : pencil, with brown wash

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Lettering on reverse reads: "B[ritish] M[useum] expertise: possibly copy of an engraving, hence hard technique, Flemish, 17th century."

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Wellcome Library no. 21249i


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