The Bruising Apothecary. Images of Pharmacy and Medicine in Caricature

Date

1989

Identifier

Storage: Medical WZ336 R888

Subject

Publisher

London: Pharmaceutical Press

Abstract

Femme d’apoticaire/eine apoteckerin, Artist unknown c.1700. This caricature from 1700 represents pharmacy’s past. Towards the end of the seventeenth century the various professions were sometimes represented allegorically showing characters consisting of, or covered with, instruments of their business.

Files

Femme.jpg

Citation

Kate Arnold-Forster and Nigel Tallis, “The Bruising Apothecary. Images of Pharmacy and Medicine in Caricature,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed February 24, 2024, https://ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/7771.