Art Hx: Visual and Medical Legacies of British Colonialism

A black and white photograph of a group of figures dressed in white exercising with long wooden poles raised above their heads in a courtyards surrounded by several buildings. A person dressed in black at the front instructs the group.

Title: Metropolitan Lunatic Asylum, Kew, Victoria (Australia): male patients using wooden poles to exercise with

Artist/Maker: George Edward Shuttleworth

Date:

Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: Metropolitan Lunatic Asylum, Kew, Victoria (Australia): male patients using wooden poles to exercise with. Photograph. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

Location(s): Kew, Victoria, Australia

 

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