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Medicine
  • George J. Stodart, artist
    died 1884
    active: England, United Kingdom
    Ernst Hähnel
  • Medicine, 1800s
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • steel engraving
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 342 x 266 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 7/16 x 10 1/2 in
  • Transfer from English Department, Collection of Charles Graham Dunlap
  • Not on display
  • 1990.0145
Description

Dressed personification on a throne-like chair. Wrapped around right hand is a snake, and she holds a saucer. Under her left arm is a book and her left hand holds a paper roll with the Hippocratic oath.