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Mrs Broadbent, afflicted with breast cancer. Watercolour, 1840.

Date
[1840]
Reference
665377i
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Description

A woman of about 40 years of age wearing a white bonnet tied at the chin with a blue ribbon, her upper body exposed showing cancer in her right breast

Publication/Creation

[1840]

Physical description

1 painting : watercolour ; sheet 56-57.3 7 x 44.5-45.7 cm

Lettering

Cancer of the breast Mrs Broadbent. Mrs Broadbent of Portland St, Leeds, cancer of the breast.

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Reference

Wellcome Library no. 665377i

Languages

  • English


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