Title An affluent man receiving galvanic electric therapy from a French quack doctor, while staring intently out of the window. Coloured etching.
Imprint [London] ([128] Middle Row) : Roberts.




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Physical description 1 print : etching, with watercolour ; platemark 25.6 x 34.9 cm
References Not found in: British Museum Catalogue of political and personal satires, London 1870-1954
Summary The patient says: "Mercy on me, what a wonderful effect - bless me, theres a pretty girl over the way - I've a greate mind to run after her." The operator of the electric current replies: "Dere mi - you Angloise - you no believe in galvanism - be gar two-dree shock more make you young again."
Cite as Wellcome Library no. 11822i
Lettering Galvanism in Piccadilly.
Topic-LCSH Quacks and quackery.
Electric shock.
Costume -- Great Britain -- 18th century.
House furnishings -- Great Britain -- 18th century.
Place name London (England)
Genre/Technique Caricatures.
Etchings.
Copy photo no. L 51649
L 12212
V 11093
System no. .b11599546
Record no. 11822i