The guide to health, or, Bonnell Thornton's consultation of physicians [graphic].

Published/Created:
[London]
Pubd. by Thos. Tegg, 111 Cheapside, London
[ca. 1810]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching on wove paper, hand-colored ; sheet 26 x 36 cm
Notes:
Title etched below image.
Printmaker from unverified data in local card catalog record.
Date of publication from the British Museum online catalogue, registration no.: 1935,0522.8.140.
Six lines of text, labeled "anecdode [sic] of Bl. Thornton," following curly bracket after title: Addison very humourasly [sic] compared physicians to an army of antient Britons ...
Plate numbered "307" in the upper right corner.
Plate from: Woodward, G.M. Caricature magazine, or Hudibrastic mirror. London : Thomas Tegg, [1808?], v. 5.
Also issued separately.
Sheet trimmed to plate mark.
Not in the Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires.
Caricatures II; Acquisitions no.: 968-9-1-161.
Manuscript "161" in upper center of plate.
Abstract:
Three fashionable dressed men stand to the left consulting with a man in his nightshirt and cap who addresses them from his bed. At the foot of the bed are three wigs on stands. An elder woman in a cap opens the curtains on the window to the right.
Variant Titles:
Bonnell Thornton's consultation of physicians
Associated Names:
Williams, Charles, active 1797-1830 [Printmaker]
Tegg, Thomas, 1776-1845 [Publisher]
Topics:
Bedrooms
Canopy beds
Johnstone, Henry Arthur
Physicians
Rugs
Sleepwear
Staffs (Sticks)
Thornton, Bonnell, 1724-1768
Wigs
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1810
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1810
Watermarks (Paper) -- 1817
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
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Source Title:
Caricature magazine, or, Hudibrastic mirror
Call Number:
818.00.00.13+
Orbis Record:
9212669
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr11916
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10967946
PID:
digcoll:974531