Reco Bros. Circus - May Reco

1947 in United Kingdom
John Hinde

Black and white silver gelatin portrait photograph group of 'May Reco', a dark haired circus woman dressed like a gypsy with a frilly necked blouse and wearing a necklace with a flower over her right ear, photographed by John Hinde, 1947. Photographed for the book 'Britsh Circus Life' by Lady Eleanor Furneaux Smith, John Hinde and W J Turner, published by George G Harrap & Company Ltd, 1948. 'British Circus Life' followed a season the in life of a small, travelling circus, Reco Bros. A black and white photograph proof for layout purpose. Originals were Kodachrome colour transparencies, 3.5 x 2.5 inches. This image wasn't published in the book.


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black and white photograph
The John Hinde Archive at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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