Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Godfrey Pearlson

  • Smallpox vaccination in the satirical work of James Gillray

    Godfrey Pearlson United States   The Cow-Pock—or—the Wonderful Effects of the New Inoculation! —vide. the Publications of ye Anti-Vaccine Society James Gillray, 1757-1815 James Gillray (1756-1815) was a skilled artist/draftsman and a full-time caricaturist, immensely popular in his own day, both in terms of sales of his prints and engravings in London and of contemporary…