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"Treatment: Doctor: 'No, Sir; it is nearly obsolete in practice. We don't bleed now as they used to do formerly,' Atrabilious Patient: 'Ah? -not with the lancet, you mean!'," Illustration to "Punch," 1890, vol. 98, p. 47

Provenance

Harold Hartley, England (1851-1943): to Sir Harold Hartley, London, England (1878-1972); from whom purchased by MFA April 14,1955.

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund

1890

Accession Number

55.2454

Medium or Technique

Wood engraving; burnished India proof

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