Portrait of patient with skin dideases, New Sydenham Society, London, 1860-1884
Portrait of patient with Fauvus, three-quarter view, right side, draped in white from the waist downward, the skin disease is spread across the temple, forehead and cheek on the face and across the back. This plate (I) 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.
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