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Place Published: Paris
Publisher: Chaillou-Potterbelle

Description: Portrait. Engraving. Image measures 10.75" x 7.75". Page measures 17" x 12.25".

Comments: Portrait of F.J.V. Broussais (1772-1838), 19th century. Broussais was a French physician who spent three years with Napoleon and who became the chief physician at the Paris Val de Gare military hospital. He was a controversial figure whose medical theories were questioned. Engraved by Bonvoisin. Light scattered foxing. This is one of hundreds of portraits of scientists that can be found in the Gallery.

Binding: unbound
Condition: very good
Language: English
Type: Prints

Book ID: 212020

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By This Publisher: Chaillou-Potterbelle
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