Title Marguerite Agniel in a Buddha position with her legs crossed and eyes closed, wearing a revealing two-piece costume and matching turban, on a rug in a photographic studio. Photograph by J. de Mirjian, ca.1929.
Imprint New York City ([48th Street and Broadway]) : De Mirjian Studios.
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Physical description 1 photograph : photoprint
References Reproduced: M. Agniel, The art of the body, London, 1931, Plate XX, f.p.39, The "Buddha position"
Lettering note Bears number: 31
The studio details are rubber-stamped on the verso and embossed into the print
Accompanying typewritten text describes the benefits of this exercise
Summary Agniel is also seen, in the same costume, in 539792i-539794i
Cite as Wellcome Library no. 539795i
Provenance Originally collected by British anthropologist Edwin Nichol Fallaize (1877-1957). Purchased by Capt. L.W.G. Malcolm in 1934, on behalf of Sir Henry Solomon Wellcome, for the price of £25. From a letter in the Wellcome archives dated 16th December 1934. UkLW
Lettering The courtesy of credit is requested - Thank you. De Mirjian Studios
Author, etc. De Mirjian Studios.
Subject name Agniel, Marguerite, active 1929-1964.
Topic-LCSH Women.
Place name New York (N.Y.)
Genre/Technique Photographic prints.
Copy photo no. V 48585
System no. .b15397956
Record no. 539795i