A butcher threatening a doctor with revenge for poisoning his wife. Etching by J
The physical error. Butcher. "Prepare sir- you poison'd my wife--- and by Jupiter, I'll butcher you." Doctor. "Good sir-- hear me- indeed-- upon my honor it was only?-- only only -- a physical error." P.V. delin. ; J. Kent fecit. - 1782
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Accidental, Butchers, Costume History 18th Centu, Etchings, Poisoning
Two men, one with an exaggerated chin, the other with a large nose
A dissertation on the proportion which the nose ought to bear to the chin, by Jno. Nosierates M.D. and physician to His Maj. the Emperor of China
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Costume History 18th Centu, Jno, Nosierates, Pen Works