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An Ooddoobahoo

Publication:
Bethesda, MD : U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Health & Human Services, [2010]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Still image
Subject(s):
Self-Injurious Behavior
Hinduism
Culture
India
Genre(s):
Pictorial Works
Abstract:
Image of book which is open to a page containing a colored etching of a scantly-clad ascetic with right arm elevated. His public display of this self-inflicted pain or mortification could be seen in the temples around Calcutta in the 18th century. The ocher shawl suggests he is a Shivaite. From Solvyns's Collection of two hundred and fifty coloured etchings, sec. 7, pl. 10.
Copyright:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain. (More information)
Related Title(s):
Hidden treasure
Is part of: Collection of two hundred and fifty coloured etchings; See related catalog record: 2711493R
Extent:
1 online resource (1 image)
NLM Unique ID:
101601105 (See catalog record)
NLM Image ID:
A033247
Publication:
Bethesda, MD : U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Health & Human Services, [2010]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Still image
Subject(s):
Self-Injurious Behavior
Hinduism
Culture
India
Genre(s):
Pictorial Works
Abstract:
Image of book which is open to a page containing a colored etching of a scantly-clad ascetic with right arm elevated. His public display of this self-inflicted pain or mortification could be seen in the temples around Calcutta in the 18th century. The ocher shawl suggests he is a Shivaite. From Solvyns's Collection of two hundred and fifty coloured etchings, sec. 7, pl. 10.
Copyright:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain. (More information)
Related Title(s):
Hidden treasure
Is part of: Collection of two hundred and fifty coloured etchings; See related catalog record: 2711493R
Extent:
1 online resource (1 image)
NLM Unique ID:
101601105 (See catalog record)
NLM Image ID:
A033247