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Marriage a la mode (Plate III)

Alternate Title(s):
Marriage a la mode (Plate III). Visit to the Quack Doctor
Author(s):
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764
Contributor(s):
Baron, B.
Publication:
[London] : William Hogarth, 1745
Language(s):
English
Format:
Still image
Subject(s):
Quackery
Abstract:
Third in series of six engravings depicting the dissolution of a marriage conceived of greed and vanity. In this scene, the husband, having contracted venereal disease, accompanied by his grieving mistress, visits a quack doctor (identified by John Misaubin) and female accomplice. Icons of death, such as skulls, skeletons, anatomical dissections, surround the figures.
Copyright:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain. (More information)
Extent:
1 print : 36 x 45 cm.
Technique:
engraving
NLM Unique ID:
101394135 (See catalog record)
NLM Image ID:
A024137
Alternate Title(s):
Marriage a la mode (Plate III). Visit to the Quack Doctor
Author(s):
Hogarth, William, 1697-1764
Contributor(s):
Baron, B.
Publication:
[London] : William Hogarth, 1745
Language(s):
English
Format:
Still image
Subject(s):
Quackery
Abstract:
Third in series of six engravings depicting the dissolution of a marriage conceived of greed and vanity. In this scene, the husband, having contracted venereal disease, accompanied by his grieving mistress, visits a quack doctor (identified by John Misaubin) and female accomplice. Icons of death, such as skulls, skeletons, anatomical dissections, surround the figures.
Copyright:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain. (More information)
Extent:
1 print : 36 x 45 cm.
Technique:
engraving
NLM Unique ID:
101394135 (See catalog record)
NLM Image ID:
A024137