Thursday, 11 July 2013

1116 : The Flying Dutch Lady


Picture Post is back and today we feature this fine photographic portrait of ..... well someone or other. A few months ago I bought an old album full of Victorian and Edwardian photographs, but not one of them was identified : no names , no dates, no locations. The images float around like the Flying Dutchman searching for a home, desperate for a history.

FOUND 1 : Walking With Confidence

  FOUND 1 : The joy of found photographs is that, whilst they provide a visual superstructure, you are free to construct your own backstory ...