Art Hx: Visual and Medical Legacies of British Colonialism

A painting of a seated woman holding a baby as the child receives a vaccination from Edward Jenner. A young man and girl, standing nearby, look on.

Title: Edward Jenner vaccinating a boy

Artist/Maker: Eugène-Ernest Hillemacher

Date: 1884

Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: Edward Jenner vaccinating a boy. Oil painting by E.-E. Hillemacher, 1884. Public Domain Mark

Location(s): London, England

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