Portrait of patient with Kerion from Ringworm, New Sydenham Society, London, 1860-1884
Portrait of child patient with Kerion from Ringworm. The patient is represented from the chest upward, face looking down and three-quarter view, right side, shaved hair and dressed in black. This plate (XXXV) is an original portrait commissioned by the New Sydenham Society to artist E. Burgess as part of the Society's Atlas of skin diseases. More information on the portraits included in the Atlas can be found in 'A Descriptive Catalogue of the New Sydenham Society's Atlas of Portraits of Diseases of the Skin' by Jonathan Hutchinson.
- Object Number:
- Science Museum (Wellcome Department)
- Permanent collection
Cite this page
We encourage the use and reuse of our collection data.
Data in the title, made, maker and details fields are released under Creative Commons Zero
Descriptions and all other text content are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 licence
Download catalogue entry as json
Download manifest IIIF