Art Hx: Visual and Medical Legacies of British Colonialism

A black and white photograph of a group of nine women dressed in white saris standing on the steps outside of a building. One woman sits near an entrance to the building in the background.

Title: The Albert Victor asylum for lepers, Gohea, Calcutta, India: female patients in white saris on the steps of the female block

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Date: 1900-1920

Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: The Albert Victor asylum for lepers, Gohea, Calcutta, India: female patients in white saris on the steps of the female block. Photograph, 1900/1920. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

Location(s): Kolkata, India

 

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