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Human torso used for teaching purposes. Photo: Blai Farran.

Human torso used for teaching purposes. Photo: Blai Farran.

Human torso used for teaching purposes

1930-1939

Moulded wood pulp.

El Arte Cristiano workshop

Olot Red Cross deposit

Inv. 4650

 

An anatomical torso to supply primary and secondary schools with material for their natural science lessons. Objects of a recreational and decorative nature were also made at the workshops, ranging from dolls imitating those made of porcelain to elements of festive imagery and decorative objects such as Madame de Pompadour models, Minuet dancers, portraits of political figures, etc.

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