A queen or empress administering a healing balm to a person with leprosy (?). Photograph of a wallpainting in the chapel in Eton College.

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One of the paintings on the south wall of the chapel, in a series called "The legend of the Empress falsely accused". The queen is surrounded by courtiers and a bandaged man with a wooden leg

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1 print : photograph, with watercolour


Lettering attached to the verso: A queen administering to a leper a healing balm. From a wallpainting in the chapel of Eaton College XVI century


Wellcome Collection 43764i

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Attribution from inscription on verso


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