Portrait of patient with skin dideases, New Sydenham Society, London, 1860-1884

Made:
1860-1884

Portrait of patient with Herpes Tonsurans et Fauvus, three-quarter view, right side, draped in white around the shoulders but leaving the top of the chest and left should visible. This plate (II) is a copy of a portrait published by Professor Hebra in Vienna. It was 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.

Details

Category:
Art
Object Number:
1987-483/5
Materials:
paper (fibre product), pigment
type:
print
credit:
Science Museum (Wellcome Department)
status:
Permanent collection

Cite this page

Rights

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

Using our data

Download

Download catalogue entry as json

Download manifest IIIF

Our records are constantly being enhanced and improved, but please note that we cannot guarantee the accuracy of any information shown on this website.