Portraits: Patients and Psychiatrists

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Drawing Patient C » L0018945 Woman suffering from acute melancholia; H. Clarke, 1869

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L0018945 Woman suffering from acute melancholia; H. Clarke, 1869
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Patients at the West Riding Lunatic Asylum, Wakefield, Yorks; attributed to Henry Clarke. Number 5, woman suffering from ‘acute melancholia’.
Albumen print
Circa 1869 By: Henry ClarkePublished: –

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  1. The faces haunt us as if to say, “We were here, you will remember us!”

    Carole Gill

    16/03/2010 at 10:28 am


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