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A doctor examining a man's tongue in a country tavern. Etching by H. Smith, 1858.

Smith, H., active 1858.
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1858

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Description

Several men sit around the fireplace drinking; a notice on the wall reads: "Cure for rheumatism. A. Smith"

Lettering

The doctor. H Smith 1858

Publication/Creation

1858

Physical description

1 print : etching ; platemark 15.1 x 20.2 cm

Publications note

Not found in: British Museum Catalogue of political and personal satires, London 1870-1954

Martin Edwards, 'Put out your tongue! The role of clinical insight in the study of the history of medicine', medical history, 2011, 55: 301-306, p. 303

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 12095i

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  • English


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