• Created Date
  • 1750-1920
  • Description
  • Woodcut of landscape with view into a castle room where Tobie is bending over backwards and holding his eye open as a bird releases a large stream of droppings. Outside there are trees and animals including a swan in the river. Text: "Tobias Affliction was Sudden. The massage cure, upper right, also indicates glaucoma." Note: Hygrid Dec. 1940. Reproduction of very early woodcut (15th century?).
  • Format
  • Prints
  • Rights
  • Samuel P. Hayes Research Library, Perkins School for the Blind, Watertown, MA. Contact host institution for more information.