Title A man using RIPA insecticide to kill bedbugs and get a good night's sleep. Colour lithograph, ca. 1900.
Imprint [Belgium] : [publisher not identified], [1900?] (Verviers : Em. Wauthy)


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Physical description 1 print : lithograph, printed in colours ; sheet 99.5 x 61 cm
References M. Robert-Sterkendries, La santé s'affiche, Bruxelles: Therabel, 2003, no. 404, p. 212
Summary Bottom left, a bottle of Ripa, on which the label says, inter alia, "Dépot général pour la Belgique: A. Plaire [name of retailer, or meaning "as you please"?], Rue du Temple 73, Hodimont". Hodimont is a quarter of Verviers
Cite as Wellcome Library no. 525021i
Lettering RIPA le roi des insecticides détruit toutes vermines indistinctement. Parfume sans acide ni poison. En vente dans toutes les drogueries pharmacies et maisons de papiers peints
Topic-LCSH Bedbugs.
Sleep deprivation.
Insecticides.
Genre/Technique Lithographs.
Posters.
Copy photo no. L 32188
System no. .b15250210
Record no. 525021i