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Portraits of famous physicians
Engraving by George Glover.
Title page of John Woodall's Surgeons mate with portraits of key figures in the history of medicine: Asclepius, Podalirius, Paracelsus, Avicenna, Jean Fernel, Ramon Llull, Hippocrates, Galen, and John Woodall.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Glover, George, approximately 1618-
Original image in: Woodall, John, 1556?-1643. Surgeons mate (London : Printed by John Legate for Nicolas Bourne, 1655). ZEf 35 (Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia)
The Surgeons Mate, John Woodall's guide for military and domestic surgery, included an inventory and descriptions of the medicines and instruments necessary for surgeons and barber-surgeons, particularly those at sea.
1 print : engraving
24 x 16 cm
Glover, George, approximately 1618-, “Portraits of famous physicians,” The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Digital Library, accessed December 5, 2022, https://www.cppdigitallibrary.org/items/show/2190.