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Creator:
Thomas Rowlandson, 1756–1827, British
Title:

'The Doctor is so Severely Bruised that Cupping is Judged Necessary'

Date:
between 1809 and 1811
Medium:
Watercolor with pen and brown ink and graphite on medium, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 1/2 x 8 3/8 inches (14 x 21.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper right: "The Doctor is so severly bruised that Cupping/ is judged necessary"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.709
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
basin | bed | bed pans | bedroom | cupping bowls | doctors, medical | doorway | fireplace | genre subject | jar | medicine | men | physician | pillow | rugs | science | servants | vanity | women
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5657
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