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Hygieia stands before a pyramid engraved with the names of famous figures in the history of medicine. Etching by B. Hübner, 1777.

Hübner, Bartholomäus, 1727-approximately 1795.
Date
1777
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Description

Putti hold books labelled "Botanique", "Pharmacie", "[Ch]ymie", "Anatomie"

Hygieia stands next to a cock and holds a staff encircled by a snake

Publication/Creation

1777

Physical description

1 print : etching ; platemark 26.9 x 22 cm

Lettering

Gravé à Basle par B. Hübner en 1777

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 26053i

Languages

  • French



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