The Dentist.A Dentist, fam'd for easing pain / and pockets too, contrived to gain / By Many a repeated Fee, / A Fortune large, - then who but he. / So Fame reports. 'but' says a Wag, / 'The Fellow has no cause to brag. / Like many more 'twixt North and South, He Does but live from hand to mouth'.
Coloured etching. Sheet 165 x 205mm (6½ x 8"). Trimmed within plate, losing publication line at top.
A dental surgeon operating on a woman in the presence of two attendants and another man.
Wellcome Library no. 193i.
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