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A greedy medical practitioner demanding a section of bread or cake (?) for payment from a poor family. Colour stipple engraving by J. Baldrey, 1784, after E. Penny.

Penny, Edward, 1714-1791.
Date
1 June 1784

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Publication/Creation

London (Cheapside) : John Boydell engraver, 1 June 1784.

Physical description

1 print : stipple engraving, printed in sanguine ; platemark 35.1 x 27.3 cm

Lettering

The rapacious quack. E. Penny pinxit. J. Baldrey sculpsit.

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 20806i

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Language

  • English



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