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From Hogarth to Rowlandson : medicine in art in eighteenth-century Britain

Author: Fiona Haslam
Publisher: Liverpool : Liverpool University Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Medical imagery is a forceful component of eighteenth-century art and, taken as a corpus, the works of artists such as Hogarth and Rowlandson provide a lay view of some of the contemporary medical careers and of the attitudes held towards members of the medical profession." "Dr Haslam places 'the art of medicine' of the eighteenth century in its social, medical, historical and political context and shows how this,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: William Hogarth; Thomas Rowlandson; William Hogarth; Thomas Rowlandson; William Hogarth; Thomas Rowlandson; William Hogarth; Thomas Rowlandson; William Hogarth; Thomas Rowlandson; William Hogarth
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Fiona Haslam
ISBN: 9780853236306 0853236305 9780853236405 0853236402
OCLC Number: 36635034
Description: xv, 336 pages : illustrations
Other Titles: Medicine in art in eighteenth-century Britain
Medicine in art in 18th-century Britain
Responsibility: Fiona Haslam.
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Shows how medicine and medical practitioners were portrayed by some of the artists of the eighteenth century. This book provides insights into the use of highly charged and often complicated  Read more...

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