A sailor with a bandaged eye consulting a mercenary medical practitioner. Coloured etching by I. Cruikshank, 1807?, after G.M. Woodward.
- Woodward, G. M. approximately 1760-1809.
Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
You can use this work for any purpose, including commercial uses, without restriction under copyright law. You should also provide attribution to the original work, source and licence.
Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY 4.0) terms and conditions https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
About this work
The sailor describes his medical history in nautical terms. He refers to a skeleton suspended in a cupboard as the doctor's "messmate"
The sailor and the quack doctor!! ... Woodward del. ; Cruikshank s.p.
[London] (111 Cheapside) : T. Tegg, [1807?]
1 print : etching, with watercolour ; platemark 24.6 x 35 cm
British Museum, Catalogue of political and personal satires, vol. VIII, London 1947, no. 10896
Wellcome Library no. 21026i