Title Edward Jenner and two colleagues seeing off three anti-vaccination opponents, the dead smallpox victims are littered at their feet. Coloured etching by I. Cruikshank, 1808.
Imprint [London] (Piccadilly) : S.W. Fores, 20 June 1808.



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Physical description 1 print : etching, with watercolour
References British Museum, Catalogue of political and personal satires, vol. VIII, London 1947, no. 11093
Summary On the right, Jenner, accompanied by two colleagues, dismisses three variolators, who depart on the left with curses. The print contains dialogue and annotations (see British Museum catalogue)
Cite as Wellcome Library no. 11758i
Note Exhibited in "Medicine Man" at Wellcome Collection, 7 October 2019 - 9 March 2020
Lettering Vaccination against smallpox, or mercenary & merciless spreaders of death & devastation driven out of society! Cruikshank del.
Author, etc. Cruikshank, Isaac, 1756?-1811?
Topic-LCSH Death.
Physicians.
Smallpox -- Vaccination.
Vaccination.
Fashion -- Great Britain -- 19th century.
Subject name Jenner, Edward, 1749-1823.
Rose, George, 1744-1818.
Dimsdale, Thomas, 1712-1800.
Genre/Technique Caricatures.
Etchings.
Copy photo no. V 11075
M 5397
System no. .b11598827
Record no. 11758i