File:Pr Charcot DSC09405.jpg

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Artist André Brouillet (1857-1914)
Title French: Une leçon clinique à la Salpêtrière
A Clinical Lesson at the Salpêtrière

Painting of a clinical lesson about hypnosis, held in the hospital of la Salpêtrière in Paris, and showing the following people:

  • the professor: Jean-Martin Charcot.
  • the two nurses to the right: Melle Écarty ; Melle Bottard
  • the vanishing woman: Marie Wittman, Blanche
  • the assistant holding Blanche: Joseph Babinski
  • the central follower, sitting in front of the professor : Georges Gilles de la Tourette
  • other followers sitting: Paul Richer ; Charles Féré ; Pierre Marie ; Alix Joffroy ; Édouard Brissaud ; Paul Berbez ; Jean-Baptiste Charcot ; Mathias Duval ; Maurice Debove ; Philippe Burty ; Victor Cornil ; Édouard Lelorrain ; Théodule Ribot ; Georges Guinon ; Léon Le Bas ; Albert Gombault ; Paul Arène ; Jules Claretie ; Alfred-Joseph Naquet ; Désiré-Magloire Bourneville ; Gilbert Ballet ; Romain Vigouroux ; Henry Berbez ; Henry Parrineau.
Medium oil
Dimensions 290 × 430 cm (114.2 × 169.3 in)
Paris Descartes University

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English: Professor Jean-Martin Charcot teaching at the Salpêtrière in Paris, France showing his students a woman ("Blanche" (Marie) Wittman) in an hysterical fit". Wittman is supported by Charcot's student Joseph Babinski.
Français : Enseignement de Charcot à la Salpêtrière : le professeur montrant à ses élèves sa plus fidèle patiente, « Blanche » (Marie) Wittman, en crise d'hystérie.
Čeština: Charcotova demonstrace hypnózy na přednášce
Photographer Photo by David Monniaux, photo taken: 2004
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