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Mrs Bennett, afflicted with a skin disease. Oil painting,

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Mrs Bennett. Disease from 1818 to 1821. Lettering at foot of recto.


    Mrs Bennet afflicted with a skin disease. Part of series of 6 paintings entitled 'Gentlefolk of Leeds afflicted with Disease' between 1820-1841. Also one of a pair of 'then and now comparisons', before and after the disease has been cured.


      Credit: Wellcome Collection

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