Stall at a fairground

Made:
c. 1898 in England
maker:
Martin, Paul (1864-1944)

A photograph of a stall at a fairground, taken by Paul Martin, c. 1898. The photograph shows boys looking at a stall of open tin cans. The photograph is one of a series taken by Martin at a fair, probably in one of the London parks.

A photograph of a stall at a fairground, taken by Paul Martin, c. 1898.

The photograph shows boys looking at a stall of open tin cans. The photograph is one of a series taken by Martin at a fair, probably in one of the London parks. Paul Martin disguised his camera within a leather case, going unnoticed as he took candid photographs of everyday life.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1990-5036/6001/13
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
status:
Permanent collection

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