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Collection:
Images from the History of Medicine (NLM)
Title:
The Cow Pock-or-the Wonderful Effects of the New Inoculation! Vide-the Publications of ye Anti-Vaccine Society/ J. Gillray.
Creator:
Gillray, James, 1756-1815, artist.
Subject (Keyword):
Jenner, Edward, 1749-1823.
Subject (Keyword):
Vaccination
Subject (Keyword):
Great Britian-social life and customs- caricatures and cartoons
Subject (Keyword):
Smallpox-preventive inoculation
Subject (Genre):
Caricatures
Publication Information:
[London: H. Humphrey, June 12, 1802.
Copyright Statement:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain.
Order No.:
A021551
Physical Description:
1 print : etching, color ; 24 x 35 cm.
Image Description:
In a crowded room a physician (Jenner) prepares to vaccinate a young woman sitting in a chair; the scene about them is mayhem as several former patients demonstrate the effects of the vaccine with cows sprouting from various parts of their bodies.
Note (General):
Old Negative no. 53-27
Cited in:
Catalogue of political and personal satires...in the British Museum; 9924
Cited in:
Wright & Evans; 519
Language:
eng
Restrictions on Access:
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Call Number:
WZ 336 G48 no. 17
Record UI:
101395166
Image ID:
148594
Resolution Size:
6
Format:
JP2
Media Type:
Image
File Name:
a021551.jp2
Width:
3336
Height:
2376

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