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A set of four pictures of north African women posing naked in a photographic studio. Photograph, c.1900.

  • Fallaize, Edwin Nichol, 1877-1957
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About this work


The women are different, and pose with various props


Cairo (oppsit Shepheard's Hotel) : G. Lekegian & Co.

Physical description

1 photograph : photoprint ; each image 5 x 3.5 cm

Lettering note

Bears numbers: 15, 16, 18, 19


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.


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