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La Pharmacie Rustique

La Pharmacie Rustique

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Description
An engraving of the inteior of the apothecary of Michael Schuppath. A physician in the Swiss Alps regioin, Schuppath was known to diagnose illnesses by examining the urine of his patients. This image was drawn at the scene by Gottfried Locher and printed by Barthelemi Hubner in 1775.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
print
date made
1775
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
white (overall color)
black (overall color)
engraving (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 28 cm x 28 cm; 11 in x 11 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0041
accession number
1991.0664
catalog number
M-06257
collector/donor number
SAP 950
Credit Line
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
subject
Pharmacy
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Art
Health & Medicine
European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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