Méthode homœopathique (similia similibus)

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Title

Méthode homœopathique (similia similibus)

Subject

Nanteuil, Ch.
Homeopathy
Satires (document genre)

Description

This print satirizes the homeopathic doctrine of curing like with like. The caption translates, "You have indigestion, Gastero intero' evacuante! So an hour from now take a little soup, two chops, an omelet, a roast chicken, and twelve dozen oysters. This light meal will get you a stomach ache far worse than the first one. I won't drop by tomorrow, since I think everything will be over with."

Abstract

Satiric print by Ch. Nanteuil entitled "Méthode homœopathique (similia similibus)"

Creator

Nanteuil, Ch.

Publisher

chez Hautecoeur Martinet

Date Created

1850, circa

Rights

The Harvard Medical Library does not hold copyright on all materials in this collection. For use information, consult Public Services at chm@hms.harvard.edu

Access Rights

Access to the original work depicted requires advance notice. Contact Public Services at chm@hms.harvard.edu for additional information

Is Part Of

Manfred Kraemer Collection of Medical Prints and Satires (6:10)

Format

image

Extent

1 print

Language

English

Type

still image

Identifier

DigID0002249

Provenance

From an original in the Manfred Kraemer Collection of Medical Prints and Satires ; Gift of the Maine Medical Center Foundation to the Harvard Medical School, 1991

Files

http://stage.collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/file_upload/0002249_dref.jpg

Citation

Nanteuil, Ch., “Méthode homœopathique (similia similibus),” OnView, accessed June 17, 2024, https://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/6371.