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A group of prostitutes posing naked, in an Oriental interior. Halftone, 1898, after A. Vignola, 1897.

  • Vignola, Amédée, active 1897-1915.
Date
[1898]
Reference
538448i
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Publication/Creation

[Place of publication not identified][Paris] : [publisher not identified], [1898]

Physical description

1 print : halftone, printed in sepia ; image 9.2 x 3.8 cm.

Lettering

Les prostituées au Tonkin Japonaises Chinoises Annamites A. Vignola

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 538448i

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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  • French


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