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A woman posing naked in a photographic studio, standing with her hands behind her head. Photographic postcard by Walery, ca.1900.

  • Walery.
Reference
531761i
  • Pictures

About this work

Description

The woman is wearing a flesh-coloured bodystocking to appear like a marble statue

Publication/Creation

Paris.

Physical description

1 photograph : photoprint

Lettering

Walery Paris S.I.P.

Lettering note

Bears number: 26e serie No 5

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 531761i

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.

Notes

This work is untitled: the title has been supplied by the cataloguer for identification purposes.

Languages

  • French


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