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Hieronymus van Aken Bosch - The Cure of Folly

Painter: Hieronymus van Aken Bosch

The Operation for the Stone (The Cure of Folly) The Prado, Madrid The surgeon ties the patient safely to a bench, make a small cut and under cries, moans and groans of the victim produce a pebble or two covered with blood. These surgeons were a popular object of satire in the 17th century.  
Painting Name: The Cure of Folly
Painted at: 1475
Technic: Oil on panel
Size: 35 x 48 cm