Blog - Hospital Snapshots

Hospital Snapshots 9

History

Hear the latest in our discussions about the portrait photographs of patients taken by Henry Hering in the 19th century.

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Photography Feedback: Museum of the Mind

History

Hear the results of our survey about photographs in the new museum.

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Hospital Snapshots 8

History

This month we look at the gaze of the sitters in Henry Hering's series of photographs of patients at Bethlem.

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Hospital Snapshots 7

History

Here we look at the impact of setting and props in the photographs of Henry Hering.

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Hospital Snapshots 6

History

One of the aspects that make the Hering collection fascinating is how much they resemble portraits, either painted or photographic, rather than institutional mu

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Hospital Snapshots 5

History

This month we look at Bethlem's collection of 'before' and 'after' snapshots.

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Hospital Snapshots 4

History

Find out more about the photographs of Henry Hering.

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Hospital Snapshots 3

History

This month we continue our appraisal of the Victorian photographs of patients, looking at the photo of John Payne.

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