A French dentist showing a specimen of his artificial teeth and false palates.

Caricaturist
Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827 [Browse]
Format
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Published/​Created
[s.l.] : [s.n.], 1811/02/26.
Description
1 item ; sheet 25.7 x 40 cm.

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  • Medium: Etchings, Hand coloring
  • Depiction: An overgrown and exuberantly corpulent female is serving as a sample of the Frenchman's skill. Her widely distended mouth is liberally displaying a wonderful set of masitcators. The professor is the typical foreigner of the period, wearing hair.
  • Signed in plate, lower left: "Rowlandson del.".
Source acquisition
Gift of Dickson Q. Brown, Princeton University Class of 1895.
References
  • Grego II, p. 201
  • Tegg no. 58
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