Norman Parkinson (1913-1990)
Children looking in a car , vintage photograph, 1957
Gelatin silver print on gloss paper with full margins.
12 inches by 15 inches with margins, reverse with developers negative number in red crayon CV202-63.
Mounted on archive paper with Angela Williams, vintage photograph archive blindstamp.
Published in British Vogue November 1957.
Angela Williams Archive. Williams worked as an assistant to Parkinson in the early 1960’s and was given a number of vintage prints after helping the photographer clear out his Twickenham studio when he moved to Tobago in 1963. The archive has been painstakingly researched by Williams who has identified models and locations, a number were exhibited at the Julia Margaret Cameron Museum in the Isle of Wight in 2011.
Exhibited : ‘The Age of Innocence’ Exibit No. AWA/NP Julia Margaret Cameron Museum IoW. 2011
This photograph swows the model Ann Gunning wearing an Aquascutum coat and a hat by Delores Boutique.
The car was Parkinson’s own Jaguar 3.4 (reg TYT 100) which he used as a prop on several shoots.
Good condition with a few minor handling marks, A large vintage print of this subject, several smaller size prints exist that were printed later.
Photo copyright Norman Parkinson.