Portrait eines cholera præservativ Mannes (Portrait of a Cholera Prevention Man)

Portrait eines cholera præservativ Mannes (Portrait of a Cholera Prevention Man)

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Description
Cartoon lampooning the fear of a cholera pandemic, with texts at bottom that read “Portrait eines cholera präservativ Mannes” and “aus Saphirs Zeitschrift: oder deutsche Horizont.” This was published in the Deutsche Horizont in 1831-33), a magazine edited by Moritz Gottlieb Saphir (1795-1858).
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Print
Other Terms
Print; ART OBJECTS
date made
1832
publisher
McLean, T.
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
blue (overall color)
green (overall color)
black (overall color)
red (overall color)
yellow (overall color)
brown (overall color)
Measurements
overall: 38 cm x 32.6 cm; 14 15/16 in x 12 13/16 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0066
accession number
1991.0664
catalog number
M-06273
collector/donor number
SAP 966
Credit Line
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
subject
Pharmacy
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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