Art Hx: Visual and Medical Legacies of British Colonialism

A color photograph of a person in profile sitting next to a glass display case. The person turns away from the camera and holds a handwritten letter close to their face. The glass of the display case is dusty and streaked. Inside it are several half-filled glass bottles with white, blue, or white labels and an anatomical statue of a woman that shows her internal organs.

Title: Delhi: an anatomical model advertising a pharmacy

Artist/Maker: Ben Dray

Date: 1993

Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: Delhi: an anatomical model advertising a pharmacy. Colour photograph by Ben Dray, 1993. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

Location(s): Delhi, India

 

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