[A suffering patient.]
[British, n.d., c.1830.]
Etching and aquatint with early colour by hand, sheet/image 185 x 158m. 7¼ x 6¼". Lacking margins.
Caricature of an unwell man, sitting in an armchair close to the fireplace, his left hand and wrist bandaged, as well as his head. A book of 'gripes' and a 'composing draught' are on the table in foreground, and he stares mournfully at a tall bottle of medicine on the mantelpiece.
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