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Great Britain 1904 – 1990

Jeux de photos (Christmas card with an original photo within). 1952 Materials & Technique: photographs, toned gelatin silver photograph gelatin silver photograph

Primary Insc: Signed l.l., in comp, "Angus McBean".Dated,l.r. in comp, "1952". Signed, front of card, c. stamp, "Angus McBean" .
Secondary Insc: Stamp front of card, ""Angus McBean/ sends his greetings for/Christmas". Titled, comp,"JEUX DE PHOTOS", l.l., "Angus McBEan faked it", l.r. "Christmas". Stamp, reverse, l.l., "PHTOOGRAPH BY/ ANGUS MCBEAN' 53 ENDELL STREET/ LONDON, W.C.2/ TEM 1015". INscribed, reverse, u.l., pencil, " 6 ... (?) card No".
Tertiary Insc: Stamp reverse, l.l., "Angus McBean" . Inscribed on page facing comp. "Best Wishes/ for the New Year/ Dear Cherry/ See you Xmas/ Love A/ your cards are on the /way
Dimensions: printed image (1) 14.4 h x 17.9 w cm card (opened) 17.1 h x 45.4 w x 17.1 d cm card closed 17.0 h x 22.0 w
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.3664