The Seven Ages of a Physician | A Tribute to the Medical Profession; [A series of painting reproductions by James Chapin reflecting Shakespeare's seven ages of man]

New York: Ciba Pharmaceutical Products Inc, 1944. Near Fine. First Edition. [14.75x12in]; Unpaginated, seven four color engravings of original oil paintings with descriptive tissue guards, page with artist information, last page of suggestions on framing; Dark blue paper covers with plastic spiral binding [illustrations are attached with perforations and intended to be removed and framed], includes original unmarked shipping box; minor wear to edges of covers, small stain on bottom spine with no affect to illustrations. Item #13358

This was a promotional advertisement for the Ciba Pharmaceutical Products (currently CIBA-GEIGY Corporation) that was known for its collection of medical illustrations.

The images are - The Doctor's Son, The Dying Hare - A boy's Dedication to Healing, Medical Lecture - the Bedside Lecture, The Doctor, The Doctor in War, Research Heroic - The Self-inoculation, Doctor's Heritage.

Price: $30.00

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