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  • Date:

    19th century (photographed)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Salted paper print

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case NX, shelf 212, box A

Physical description

A mounted sepia-coloured photograph of a nude male with fig leaf over his genitals leaning against a tree stump with lizard climbing up it.


19th century (photographed)

Materials and Techniques

Salted paper print


Height: 34.5 cm mount, Width: 25 cm mount

Descriptive line

Photograph by unknown photographer, 'Apollo Sauroktonos, Museo Vaticano', salted paper print, 19th century


Photographic paper


Salted paper processes

Subjects depicted

Nudes; Lizards; Sculptures


Photographs; Sculpture


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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