A Basque woman with her arms folded posing with an earthenware jug on her head.

Part of:
The Fallaize Collection.
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About this work

Also known as

Previous title, replaced May 2022: A Basque woman with her arms folded, balancing an earthenware jug on her head, posing in front of a studio backdrop of the Atlantic Ocean. Photograph, ca.1900.


The same woman as this catalogue 530745i

Physical description

1 photograph : photoprint


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


Wellcome Collection 530757i

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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