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A set of four pictures of Egyptian women posing naked in a photographic studio.

Date:
[approximately 1900]
Reference:
535502i
Part of:
Egypt portraits 1.
  • Pictures

About this work

Description

The women are different, and pose with various props

Publication/Creation

Cairo (oppsit Shepheard's Hotel) : G. Lekegian & Co, [approximately 1900]

Physical description

1 photograph : photoprint ; each image 5 x 3.5 cm

Lettering note

Bears numbers: 15, 16, 18, 19

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 535502i

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.

Notes

This work is untitled: the title has been supplied by the cataloguer for identification purposes.


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