Title: A fashionable dentist’s practice: healthy teeth are being extracted from poor children to create dentures for the wealthy

Artist/Maker: Thomas Rowlandson

Date: 1787

Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: A fashionable dentist’s practice: healthy teeth are being extracted from poor children to create dentures for the wealthy. Coloured etching by T. Rowlandson, 1787. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Public Domain Mark

Location(s): 50 Oxford Street, London, England

Date posted: July 3, 2021 | Author: | Comments Off on A fashionable dentist’s practice

Categories: Dentistry

Title: The Torrid Zone, or, Blessings of Jamaica (A parody astrological diagram showing opposing aspects of the life of settlers in Jamaica: langorous noons and the hells of yellow fever)

Artist/Maker: Abraham James

Date: October 1, 1800

Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: A parody astrological diagram showing opposing aspects of the life of settlers in Jamaica: langorous noons and the hells of yellow fever. Coloured aquatint after A.James, 1800.. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

Location(s): Jamaica; 50 Oxford Street, London, England

 

Date posted: January 29, 2021 | Author: | Comments Off on The Torrid Zone, or, Blessings of Jamaica

Categories: Tropical Medicine

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