Aegros curare (Tend the Sick), from the series The Seven Works of Mercy

Sebastien Bourdon, French, 1616 - 1671

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1671

Etching and engraving on wove paper

Overall: 17 3/16 × 23 in. (43.7 × 58.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund

PR.971.6.5

Geography/Culture

Europe, France

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, lower center: V Aegros curare 2. Sam. 17; lower right: Sebastianus Bourdon Monpeliensis; further inscriptions in Latin and French

Course History

ANTH 64, The Evolution of Pregnancy, Zaneta Thayer, Spring 2019

COCO 2.3, ANTH 50.6, HIV/AIDS Through a Bio-social Lens: Thirty Years of a Modern Plague, Sienna Craig, Timothy Lahey, Spring 2015

ANTH 50, COCO 2, HIV/AIDS Through a Biosocial Lens: 30 Years of a Modern Plague, Sienna Craig, Timothy Lahey, Spring 2013

ANTH 17, The Anthropology of Health and Illness, Sienna Craig, Spring 2012

ANTH 17, The Anthropology of Health and Illness, Sienna Craig, Spring 2012

ANTH 17, The Anthropology of Health and Illness, Sienna Craig, Spring 2012

REL 53, Religion, Healing and Medicine, Elizabeth Perez, Winter 2012

Provenance

David Tunick, Inc., New York, New York; sold to present collection, 1971.

Catalogue Raisonne

Robert-Dumesnil, Vol. XI, p. 19, no. 6

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