Children playing in a river

Made:
c. 1900 in England
maker:
Martin, Paul (1864-1944)

A photograph of children playing in a river, taken by Paul Martin, c. 1900. The photograph shows adults relaxing on the river bank whilst young girls and boys play in the water.

A photograph of children playing in a river, taken by Paul Martin, c. 1900.

The photograph shows adults relaxing on the river bank whilst young girls and boys play in the water. Paul Martin disguised his camera within a leather case, going unnoticed as he took candid photographs of everyday life.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1990-5036/6001/12
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
status:
Permanent collection

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