Title Fever, represented as a frenzied beast, stands racked in the centre of a room, while a blue monster, representing ague, ensnares his victim by the fireside; a doctor writes prescriptions to the right. Coloured etching by T. Rowlandson after J. Dunthorne, 1788.
Imprint [London] (50, Poland St.) : T. Rowlandson, 29 March 1788.



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Physical description 1 print : etching, with watercolour ; platemark 41.6 x 56.1 cm
References British Museum, Catalogue of political and personal satires, vol. VI, London 1938, no. 7448
Cite as Wellcome Library no. 18068i
Lettering Ague & fever. "And feel by turns the bitter change of fierce extremes, extremes by change more fierce". Milton. Designed by James Dunthorne. Etched by T. Rowlandson
Author, etc. Dunthorne, James, active 1780-1792.
Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827.
Milton, John, 1608-1674.
Topic-LCSH Fever.
Change.
Body temperature.
Body fluids.
Physicians.
Medicine -- Formulae, receipts, prescriptions.
Human behavior -- Animal models.
Monsters.
Sick.
Genre/Technique Caricatures.
Etchings.
Copy photo no. V 11978
L 12192
System no. .b11759471
Record no. 18068i