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Satirical print of medical charlatans. The “M. Pool excu. Amsterdam” inscription refers to the Dutch artist, Matthijs Pool (1676-1740).

Artist: Pool, M (atthys)?

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: Pharmacy


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Related Publication: Urdang, George and Ferdinand William Nitardy. The Squibb Ancient Pharmacy: A Catalogue of the Collection

Credit Line: Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1991.0664.0010Accession Number: 1991.0664Collector/Donor Number: SAP 963

Object Name: printOther Terms: print; ART OBJECTS

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)white (overall color)black (overall color)etching (overall production method/technique)Measurements: overall: 19 cm x 26.2 cm; 7 1/2 in x 10 5/16 in


Record Id: nmah_993977

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