SELIGMANN, Brenda Zara (née Salaman). 1883 — 1965. British Anthropologist. Daughter of Myer and Sarah Salaman, studied pre-medical biology at Bedford College in London. Married 1907 —> Charles Gabriel S., with whom she then collaborated, but also became known as independent scholar. Together with her husband she acquired large collection of Asian art which she continued after his death.
Publications: with C. G. Seligmann: The Veddas. 19+463 p. 71 ill. Cambridge 1911.
– Much on New Guinea, Africa, etc.
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