Man with hunting trophies

Made:
1938-01-06 in United Kingdom
maker:
George W Roper
and
George W Roper
and
Man with hunting trophies
      A photograph of a man surrounded by hunting 'trophies'

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Man with hunting trophies A photograph of a man surrounded by hunting 'trophies'
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A photograph of a man surrounded by hunting 'trophies', taken in January 1938 by George W Roper for the Daily Herald.

The 'trophies' include a red-fronted gazelle and an African buffalo, both shot on safari by King George VI. George VI (1895-1952) was an avid huntsman.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/F07327
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
The Daily Herald Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford