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A Tunisian woman posing naked but for a long veil, in a doorway. Halftone, ca. 1900.

  • Fallaize, Edwin Nichol, 1877-1957
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538784i
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Description

The woman's pubic hair is airbrushed out on the negative

Publication/Creation

[Place of publication not identified][Paris] : [publisher not identified]

Physical description

1 print : halftone ; image 23 x 17 cm

Lettering note

Bears number: 3121

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 538784i

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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