M0008721: A soldier lying underneath a mosquito net

10 December 1942
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About this work

Also known as

Previous title, replaced October 2020: A mosquito curtain for the soldier's rest.


Print of a wood engraving published in an unknown newspaper, c.1873, depic ting a man in the jungle lying underneath a mosquito net with the caption "A mosquito curtain for the soldier's rest". Related images: V0010522


10 December 1942

Physical description

1 photograph glass plate negative; 8.3 x 10.8 cm

Related material

Wellcome Collection holds the item depicted in the glass plate negative: 5430i


Catalogue data comes from a combination of entries in the original glass plate registers, metadata created when the glass plates were digitised in the early 2000s and enhancements made by the cataloguer in 2020.

Terms of use

Please consult the digitised version as this item is fragile. Email library@wellcomecollection.org to request access to the physical item.

Where to find it

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