Hygieia as a personification of hygiene: a woman holding up the palm of her hand on the left and holding the staff of Aesculapius on the right, with water in the background; advertising an exhibition in Düsseldorf on health and welfare. Colour lithograph after L. ten Hompel, 1926.

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Düsseldorf 1926 Mai bis Oktober. Grosse Ausstellung. Gesundheitspflege, soziale Fürsorge u. Leibesübungen. Unter Mitwirkung des Deutschen Hygiene-Museums in Dresden und unter Förderung von Reich u. Staat. Veranstalt. von der Stadt Düsseldorf. Entwurf L. ten Hompel, Düsseldorf. The name of the exhibition was abbreviated to GeSoLei.


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      'Hygieia as a personification of hygiene: a woman holding up the palm of her hand on the left and holding the staff of Aesculapius on the right, with water in the background; advertising an exhibition in Düsseldorf on health and welfare. Colour lithograph after L. ten Hompel, 1926.' by Deutsches Hygiene-Museum Dresden. and Grosse Ausstellung Düsseldorf für Gesundheitspflege, soziale Fürsorge und Leibesübungen. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY


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