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A young woman posing naked in a domestic(?) setting, front view, sitting on the arm of an upholstered chair. Photograph, ca.1900.

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Unlike other photographs of this type taken at this time, the negative is not airbrushed or retouched, nor does the subject cover herself

Physical description

1 photograph : photoprint


Wellcome Library no. 540699i

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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