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Figure 4

Amateur black and white photograph of a young adult woman with bare torso showing scarring from tuberculosis infection wearing a towel as a hood to cover the face

‘Lichen Ruber’ in G H Fox, Iconographie photographique des maladies de la peau (J-B Holman, trans.) Paris, 1882