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A corpulent woman provides the pustule for the vaccination of a child by a couple of dandified doctors. Etching, c. 1800.
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French
Title
A corpulent woman provides the pustule for the vaccination of a child by a couple of dandified doctors. Etching, c. 1800.
Work Type
Caricatures. Etchings.
Date
[c. 1800]
Material
etching, with watercolour ;
Measurements
image 16.1 x 24 cm
Description
1 print :
The doctors are dandies in the English style, as vaccination was sometimes seen in France at this time (early 19th century) as a fashionable English invention. The style of the two doctors shown here is recurrent in the Depeuille series on vaccination
La vaccine ou l'inoculation a la mode
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Source
Image and original data from Wellcome Collection
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V0011688.jpg
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