Blog - Henry Hering

Hospital Snapshots 11

Collection, History

This series has looked at instances of providing doctors with visual evidence so important in determining patient progress.

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Hospital Snapshots 10

History

Observable evidence was thought to be crucial in documenting changes and determining recovery so drawings and later photographs could be valuable tools. The cas

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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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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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