Art Hx: Visual and Medical Legacies of British Colonialism

An oil painting of a woman in a blue robe, with a tumor on her forehead and a cystic growth on her left ear.

Title:  Portrait No. 8

Artist/Maker: Lam Qua

Date: 1834–55

Source: Peter Parker Collection, Cushing/Whitney Medical Library, Yale University Library

Copyright/Permissions: Medical Historical Library, Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical Library, Yale University

Location(s): Guangzhou, China

Art Hx