Relics and Selves

Exhibit Label

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Name:

Dr. Louis Couty

Person:

Couty, Louis

Pub. place:

Rio de Janeiro

Publisher:

Imprensa Nacional

Date of Pub.:

1906

Decade:

1900s

Country:

Brazil

Description:

Louis Couty, a French anatomist, presided over the Museum's Physiological Laboratory from its creation in 1876

Institution:

Museu Nacional, Quinta de Boa Vista

Medium & Display:

collecting, museums, photography

Present Material:

photograph

Discourse:

medicine, natural history

Key Concept:

Contents:

infrastructure, science, urban, work