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"Painful: A Journey Through the Agony of Existence" In this captivating Victorian scrap, we witness a dentist pulling a tooth

Background imagePainful Collection: Victorian scrap - dentist pulling a tooth

Victorian scrap - dentist pulling a tooth. late 19th century

Background imagePainful Collection: Headache, X-ray artwork

Headache, X-ray artwork
Headache. Computer X-ray artwork of a lateral view of a human skull. The red area represents pain caused by a headache (cephalalgia)

Background imagePainful Collection: Consequences, illustration by William Heath Robinson

Consequences, illustration by William Heath Robinson
Consequences -- How the thoughtlessness of a butterfly seriously affected a bishops corn, illustration by William Heath Robinson. Credit must appear as: Courtesy of Mrs J. C

Background imagePainful Collection: Knee pain, conceptual artwork

Knee pain, conceptual artwork

Background imagePainful Collection: Joint pain, conceptual artwork

Joint pain, conceptual artwork

Background imagePainful Collection: Pregnant woman

Pregnant woman holding her aching back

Background imagePainful Collection: Running injuries, conceptual artwork

Running injuries, conceptual artwork

Background imagePainful Collection: Body pain, artwork

Body pain, artwork
Body pain. Computer artwork showing pain (represented by the red areas) in six different body areas. From top left to lower right, the body areas are: the neck, ankle, head, knee, lower back and wrist

Background imagePainful Collection: DESIRE

DESIRE
TETSU OKAWA

Background imagePainful Collection: West Indies cricket team summer tour of England. England batsman Brian Close shows

West Indies cricket team summer tour of England. England batsman Brian Close shows off the handy work of West Indies fast bowler Wes Hall after the second test match at Lords. June 1963

Background imagePainful Collection: Migraine pain

Migraine pain
Migraine. Conceptual artwork of lightning flashes marking the epicentre of pain in a mans forehead. A migraine is a recurrent headache which can be accompanied by nausea

Background imagePainful Collection: Lower back pain, conceptual artwork

Lower back pain, conceptual artwork
Lower back pain. Conceptual computer artwork showing pain (represented as the red area) in the lower back. The bones (white) of the lower torso and arms are shown within an outline (blue)

Background imagePainful Collection: Upper back pain, conceptual artwork

Upper back pain, conceptual artwork
Upper back pain. Conceptual computer artwork showing pain (represented as the red area) in the upper back. The bones (white) of the torso and arms are shown within an outline (blue)

Background imagePainful Collection: Israel. Jerusalem. Via Dolorosa with the Arch of Ecce Homo

Israel. Jerusalem. Via Dolorosa with the Arch of Ecce Homo
Israel. Jerusalem. Via Dolorosa. Street of Old City, which traditionally Jesus walked carrying the cross, way to his crucifixion. Arch of Ecce Homo. 2nd Station

Background imagePainful Collection: Gout Man Fishes at Home

Gout Man Fishes at Home
Unable to go fishing due to his painful gout, a sufferer casts his rod into a barrel of fish, in the comfort of his living room

Background imagePainful Collection: Neck pain, conceptual artwork

Neck pain, conceptual artwork

Background imagePainful Collection: Slipped intervertebral disc, artwork

Slipped intervertebral disc, artwork
Slipped intervertebral disc, computer artwork. Intervertebral discs (red) are pads of cartilage between the bones (vertebrae) of the spine

Background imagePainful Collection: Electric Tattooer

Electric Tattooer
Max O Reilly, of New York, invents an electric tattooing pen which is not only faster than the manual method, but also less painful

Background imagePainful Collection: A Barber Distracted

A Barber Distracted
THE RED-HOT POLITICIAN A barber is more absorbed in the latest political gossip than his hot curling tongs, with painful results for his singed customer

Background imagePainful Collection: Alpine skier about to straddle a wooden signpost that says 'Halt' (colour litho)

Alpine skier about to straddle a wooden signpost that says 'Halt' (colour litho)
5999994 Alpine skier about to straddle a wooden signpost that says 'Halt' (colour litho) by European School (20th century); Private Collection; (add.info)

Background imagePainful Collection: The dentist, 1523. Creator: Lucas van Leyden

The dentist, 1523. Creator: Lucas van Leyden
The dentist, 1523. A dentist, clad in a large, fanciful hat and an ornate robe, probing the teeth of a clearly agonised, impoverished peasant

Background imagePainful Collection: The War in Denmark: temporary field hospital...scene in the amputating hut..., 1864

The War in Denmark: temporary field hospital...scene in the amputating hut..., 1864. Creator: Unknown
The War in Denmark: temporary field hospital behind the second Prussian parallel at Duppel: scene in the amputating hut - from a sketch by our special artist, 1864

Background imagePainful Collection: Paraponera clavata

Paraponera clavata
Milan Zygmunt

Background imagePainful Collection: Engraving depicting a Portuguese man o war, a marine hydrozoan of the family Physaliidae found in

Engraving depicting a Portuguese man o war, a marine hydrozoan of the family Physaliidae found in the Atlantic
5309426 Engraving depicting a Portuguese man o war, a marine hydrozoan of the family Physaliidae found in the Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Oceans; (add.info)

Background imagePainful Collection: An engraving depicting a man suffering from gout, 19th century

An engraving depicting a man suffering from gout, 19th century
5311202 An engraving depicting a man suffering from gout, 19th century; (add.info.: Date: 1876); Universal History Archive/UIG

Background imagePainful Collection: Head of Nitta Yoshisada, 19th century. Creator: Unknown

Head of Nitta Yoshisada, 19th century. Creator: Unknown
Head of Nitta Yoshisada, 19th century

Background imagePainful Collection: Appuyez fort, ça fait rentrer la bosse... 1838. Creator: Honore Daumier

Appuyez fort, ça fait rentrer la bosse... 1838. Creator: Honore Daumier
Appuyez fort, ca fait rentrer la bosse... 1838. Appuyez fort, ca fait rentrer la bosse - (L'enfant) Oh! la...oh!...la la la...la...C'est ca appuyez toujours il n'y a rien de meilleur

Background imagePainful Collection: The dentist, 1748-1798. Creator: Willem Joseph Laquy

The dentist, 1748-1798. Creator: Willem Joseph Laquy
The dentist, 1748-1798

Background imagePainful Collection: A Surgeon Operating on a Foot. The Five Senses: The Sense of Touch, 1637-1656

A Surgeon Operating on a Foot. The Five Senses: The Sense of Touch, 1637-1656. Creator: Anthonie Victoryns
A Surgeon Operating on a Foot. The Five Senses: The Sense of Touch, 1637-1656

Background imagePainful Collection: The foot operation, 1630-1647. Creator: Pieter Jansz. Quast

The foot operation, 1630-1647. Creator: Pieter Jansz. Quast
The foot operation, 1630-1647

Background imagePainful Collection: Italian Marketplace with a Quack Dentist, 1651. Creator: Johannes Lingelbach

Italian Marketplace with a Quack Dentist, 1651. Creator: Johannes Lingelbach
Italian Marketplace with a Quack Dentist, 1651. Other Title(s): Marketplace in an Italian Town, with an Itinerant Toothpuller

Background imagePainful Collection: A Turkish Court of Justice; The Bastinado, 1854. Creator: Unknown

A Turkish Court of Justice; The Bastinado, 1854. Creator: Unknown
A Turkish Court of Justice; The Bastinado, 1854. From "Cassells Illustrated Family Paper; London Weekly 31/12/1853 - 30/12/1854"

Background imagePainful Collection: My First and Last Experience of a Broncho, 1891. Creator: Unknown

My First and Last Experience of a Broncho, 1891. Creator: Unknown
My First and Last Experience of a Broncho, 1891. From "The Graphic. An Illustrated Weekly Newspaper", Volume 44. July to December, 1891

Background imagePainful Collection: Drawing: Expressions of Emotion (Hate or Jealousy, Anger, Desire, Physical Pain), from... 1762/77

Drawing: Expressions of Emotion (Hate or Jealousy, Anger, Desire, Physical Pain), from... 1762/77. Creator: A. J
Drawing: Expressions of Emotion (Hate or Jealousy, Anger, Desire, Physical Pain), from Encyclopedie, 1762/77

Background imagePainful Collection: Comic postcard, Plump woman sitting on man on beach Date: 20th century

Comic postcard, Plump woman sitting on man on beach Date: 20th century

Background imagePainful Collection: 18th century engraving by T Jefferys, reduction of a luxated humerus

18th century engraving by T Jefferys, reduction of a luxated humerus.

Background imagePainful Collection: FA Cup Final replay at Old Trafford. Chelsea 2 v Leeds United 1 after extra time

FA Cup Final replay at Old Trafford. Chelsea 2 v Leeds United 1 after extra time. Chelsea goalkeeper Peter Bonetti with his knees strapped after injury looks on anxiously from his goalmouth

Background imagePainful Collection: Englishwoman martyred by the Chinese, 1930. Creator: Unknown

Englishwoman martyred by the Chinese, 1930. Creator: Unknown
Englishwoman martyred by the Chinese, 1930. Une Anglaise Martyrisee Par Des Chinois. A terrified woman is restrained as her fingers are cut off with a knife on a wooden block

Background imagePainful Collection: Svalbard reindeer (Rangifer tarandus platyrhynchus) with bloody antlers shedding velvet

Svalbard reindeer (Rangifer tarandus platyrhynchus) with bloody antlers shedding velvet, Spitsbergen, Svalbard, Norway, September

Background imagePainful Collection: Bloody Thorns

Bloody Thorns
Mystic Number

Background imagePainful Collection: LADY AT TOMB

LADY AT TOMB
Of joys departed, not to return, how painful the remembrance... - illustration to a poem by Burns. Date: early 19th century

Background imagePainful Collection: The Dentist, 1652 (oil on panel)

The Dentist, 1652 (oil on panel)
MAN276869 The Dentist, 1652 (oil on panel) by Teniers, David the Younger (1610-90); 32.7x46.8 cm; Manchester Art Gallery, UK; © Manchester Art Gallery

Background imagePainful Collection: The Tooth Extractor (oil on canvas)

The Tooth Extractor (oil on canvas)
3470231 The Tooth Extractor (oil on canvas) by Rombouts, Theodor (1597-1637); 156.5x235.5 cm; Museum voor Schone Kunsten, Ghent, Belgium; © Art in Flanders

Background imagePainful Collection: The feet of Chinese women, illustration from Le Costume Ancien et Moderne by Jules Ferrario

The feet of Chinese women, illustration from Le Costume Ancien et Moderne by Jules Ferrario
CHT265549 The feet of Chinese women, illustration from Le Costume Ancien et Moderne by Jules Ferrario, published in Milan in 1819 (colour litho) by Bigatti

Background imagePainful Collection: Bonne recommandation. Illustration for Le Pele-Mele, 1902 (colour litho)

Bonne recommandation. Illustration for Le Pele-Mele, 1902 (colour litho)
3100585 Bonne recommandation. Illustration for Le Pele-Mele, 1902 (colour litho) by Rabier, Benjamin (1869-1939); Private Collection; (add.info.: Bonne recommandation)

Background imagePainful Collection: Yamauba Breast Feeding Kintaro, Japan, c. 1801 / 06. Creator: Kitagawa Utamaro

Yamauba Breast Feeding Kintaro, Japan, c. 1801 / 06. Creator: Kitagawa Utamaro
Yamauba Breast Feeding Kintaro, Japan, c. 1801/06



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"Painful: A Journey Through the Agony of Existence" In this captivating Victorian scrap, we witness a dentist pulling a tooth, showcasing the excruciating consequences of neglecting oral health. The illustration by William Heath Robinson reminds us that pain is often an unavoidable part of life. Moving on to physical discomforts, conceptual artwork portrays knee and joint pain as abstract forms. These pieces serve as a reminder that our bodies can sometimes betray us, causing anguish in even the simplest movements. A pregnant woman's silhouette symbolizes the unique blend of joy and suffering experienced during pregnancy. It serves as a poignant reminder that pain can be intertwined with moments of profound beauty and creation. An X-ray artwork depicting a throbbing headache reveals the unseen torment within our minds. Migraine sufferers will relate to this visual representation of their invisible battles against debilitating pain. Conceptual artwork capturing running injuries showcases how pushing ourselves to achieve greatness can sometimes lead to painful setbacks. It reminds us that perseverance comes at a cost but also offers growth and resilience. Artwork representing body pains encompasses various regions such as lower back and upper back agony. These visuals remind us that physical discomfort can manifest in different ways throughout our bodies, affecting every aspect of our lives. The Via Dolorosa with the Arch of Ecce Homo in Jerusalem represents not only religious significance but also embodies emotional suffering endured by many individuals worldwide. This iconic image stands testament to both personal struggles and collective pain shared across generations. Lastly, an artistic portrayal captures the intensity behind migraine attacks—a condition known for its crippling effects on those who experience it regularly. This depiction aims to raise awareness about this particular type of agony while fostering empathy towards those affected by chronic migraines. Through these diverse illustrations, we are reminded that "painful" transcends mere physical sensations—it encompasses emotional turmoil, spiritual tribulations, and everything in between. Pain may be inevitable in life's journey.