Requires Photography

Panacea Mania III

1820–65
David Claypoole Johnston (American, 1798–1865)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 421

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.4 x 33.7 cm (8 7/16 x 13 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

60.1073

Medium or Technique

Lithograph

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Two quacks left, prescribing “cure-alls” for crowd of waiting patients. Composition similar to nos. 60.1036 and 60.1037; one doctor without hat.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA September 21, 1960

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875