Gil Blas, While Practising Medicine under Dr. Sangrado, Encounters Dr. Cuchillo at the Bedside of the Grocer
- Graphite and brown wash on slightly textured, moderately thick, cream wove paper
- Sheet: 12 13/16 × 16 1/8 inches (32.5 × 41 cm)
Inscribed on mount in brown wash, lower center: "Gil Blas while practising medecine under Doctor Sangrado encocuntering the | Doctor Cuchillo | 'Je suis d'avis, lui repondis-je, qu'on le saigne tous les jours et qu'on lui fasse boire de b'eau | chaude abondamment' | Gil Blas"
Signed on mount in brown wash, lower left: "JJ Chalon"; not dated
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
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John James Chalon, 1778–1854, French, active in Britain, Gil Blas, While Practising Medicine under Dr. Sangrado, Encounters Dr. Cuchillo at the Bedside of the Grocer, undated
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