Piccadilly Roundabout

Made:
1952
maker:
Bert Hardy

Vintage silver gelatin print by Bert Hardy, titled "Piccadilly Roundabout". Caption on verso reads: "The steps of Eros are his sitting room. The newspapers left on the steps are his library and bedclothes. From the winning sequence by bert Hardy of Picture Post in the Fifth Annual Competition organised by Encyclopaedia Britannica Ltd." British press Pictures of 1952.

Picture Post/Bert Hardy stamp on verso.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1990-5131/11338
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • processes and techniques
  • photomechanical processes
  • visual and verbal communication
  • correspondence
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
Focal Press Collection, National Science and Media Museum, Bradford

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