Find thousands of books, manuscripts, visual materials and unpublished archives from our collections, many of them with free online access.

Doctor Humbugallo, an itinerant medicine vendor, selling his wares from a stage with an assistant dressed as a court fool. Watercolour by T. Rowlandson.

  • Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827.
  • Pictures

Selected images from this work

About this work

Physical description

1 painting : watercolour

Lettering note

Lettering on backdrop on stage reads: "The great Doctor Humbugallo seventh son of a seventh son healer of mankind and philosopher cures all infirmities."


Wellcome Library no. 20633i

Where to find it

  • LocationStatusAccess
    Closed stores

Permanent link