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A man without arms and legs posing naked on a table, front view.

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Date:
[20th century]
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529177i
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The Fallaize Collection.
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Previous title, replaced May 2022: A middle-aged French man without arms or legs, naked, front view. Photograph, first quarter of the twentieth century.

Description

The man is perched up on a table

Publication/Creation

[20th century]

Physical description

1 photograph : photoprint

Lettering note

On verso: Russian

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 529177i

Ownership note

Originally collected by British anthropologist Edwin Nichol Fallaize (1877-1957). Purchased by Capt. L.W.G. Malcolm in 1934, on behalf of Sir Henry Solomon Wellcome, for the price of £25. From a letter in the Wellcome archives dated 16th December 1934.

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  • French

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