50.4 MB (4.3 MB compressed)
5400 x 3262 pixels
45.7 x 27.7 cm ⏐ 18.0 x 10.9 in (300dpi)
JEAN-LOUP CHARMET / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY JEAN-LOUP CHARMET / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Lion-faced man. Historical artwork of "Lionel the lion-faced man" (Stephan Bibrowski, born in Poland in 1890), aged 17. He was covered in long, tawny hair, possibly as a result of the genetic condition congenital generalized hypertrichosis, which is now known to be due to a spontaneous or inherited mutation in a single gene. He toured Europe and America as a circus performer. German illustration, 1909.
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