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A young woman with her arms above her head, posing naked in a doorway.

Date:
approximately 1900
Reference:
540696i
Part of:
The Fallaize Collection.
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About this work

Also known as

Previous title, replaced September 2022: A young woman posing naked in a domestic setting, side view, beside a doorway. Photograph, ca.1900.

Description

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

Publication/Creation

approximately 1900

Physical description

1 photograph : photoprint

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 540696i

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.

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