An address of thanks [graphic] : from the faculty to the Right Hon'ble Mr. Influenzy for his kind visit to the country / T. West delt.

Creator:
Fores, S. W., publisher
West, Temple, artist
Published/Created:
[London] :
Pubd. April 20th, 1803 by S.W. Fores, 50 Piccadilly,
[20 April 1803]
Physical Description:
1 print :
etching with stipple on laid paper, hand-colored ;
plate mark 24.8 x 35.1 cm, on sheet 25 x 36 cm
Notes:
Title etched below image.
Printseller's announcement following imprint: Folios of caracatures [sic] lent out.
Not in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires.
Abstract:
On the left an emaciated patient sits in a chair next to a table filled with medicine bottles with labels reading: James's Powders, [La]udanum, Sweating Draught, Opening Draught, Emetic. Beneath are a cask labeled "Peruvian bark" and a jug labeled 'Garlic". From the right a group of nine physicians carry letters of thanks to their "friend" Influenza and converse about the benefits they have reaped from his visitation to the city.
Topics:
Clothing & dress--England--1800-1810
Influenza
Medicines
Physicians
Topics:
Newbery, Francis,--1743-1818
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings--England--London--1803
Satires (Visual works)--England--1803
Watermarks (Paper)--CtY-LW
Format:
Image
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Call Number:
803.04.20.01+
Orbis Record:
8394790
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr03581
OID:
10955179
PID:
digcoll:973556