• Creator
  • Morel, Benedict Augustin, 1809-1873. Traite des degenerescences physiques, intellectuelles et morales de l'espece humaine et des causes qui produisent ces varietes maladives, atlas de xii planches
  • Created Date
  • 1857
  • Publisher
  • J. B. Bailliere, 1857
    Paris
  • Description
  • 12 plates; lithographs of striking portraits of inmates of the mental institutions, mostly from art but plates xi and xii are hand copied lithographs from photographs of people who suffer from cretinism and other severe mental problems. The plates are by Levelle del. et lith., Lith. Beoquet freres [sic]. The photographs are by 'M. Baillarger, medecin de l'hospice de la Salpêtière.'"--Hanson Collection catalog, p. 18. Forms part of the David A.... more
    12 plates; lithographs of striking portraits of inmates of the mental institutions, mostly from art but plates xi and xii are hand copied lithographs from photographs of people who suffer from cretinism and other severe mental problems. The plates are by Levelle del. et lith., Lith. Beoquet freres [sic]. The photographs are by 'M. Baillarger, medecin de l'hospice de la Salpêtière.'"--Hanson Collection catalog, p. 18. Forms part of the David A. Hanson Collection of the History of Photomechanical Reproduction. In: Traité des dégénérescences physiques, intellectuelles et morales de l'espèce humaine et des causes qui produisent ces variétés maladives ; atlas de xii planches / par B. A. Morel. Paris : J. B. Baillière, 1857--Title supplied by cataloger. less
  • Format
  • Lithographs
    Portraits
    Photographs
  • Rights
  • No known copyright restrictions. No known restrictions on use.