Comic Sketch No 1. The Sporting Doctor, 'This may be sport to you - tis death to us. (vide the Boys & the Frogs.)
Pub Feb 16 1834 by G.S. Tregear No 123 Cheapside.
Coloured etching, partly laid on Album sheet. Sheet 250 x 340mm (9¾ x 13½"). Trimmed to printed border.
A sun-glassed huntsman with a flintlock converses with his black servant, who questions his medical abilities. The boy says 'Oh Massa if you get near 'em won't tou Physic 'em'. 'Physic them, you rascal _ what do you mean by that'. 'Why Kill 'em'.
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