A woman wearing bodystocking holding aloft a looking-glass.

  • Ogerau.
[approximately 1900]
Part of:
The Fallaize Collection.
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About this work

Also known as

Previous title, replaced April 2022: A woman posing in a classical attitude, holding aloft a looking-glass, in a photographic studio. Photograph by Ogerau, c.1900.


Paris : Ogerau, [approximately 1900]

Physical description

1 photograph : photoprint


Ogerau 18, Bould. Montmartre, Paris


Lettering printed on the back of the mount: Photographie de la presidence Ogerau 18, Bould. Montmartre, Paris Telephone Ascenseur B-P Grimaud-Nacivet, Paris
The woman is wearing a flesh-coloured bodystocking to appear like a marble statue
This work is untitled: the title has been supplied by the cataloguer.


Wellcome Collection 529319i

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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