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On display at V&A South Kensington
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The Poem

1943 (made)

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Materials and Techniques
Brief Description
Photograph by Rosalind Maingot, 'The Poem', 1943
  • Height: 479mm
  • Width: 373mm
Gallery Label
Making It Up: Photographic Fictions (2018) Marta Weiss After a career as an actress in Australia, Maingot married a British surgeon and became a photographer in London. Her output was varied, encompassing medical photography as well as costumed tableaux such as this one.
Credit line
The Royal Photographic Society Collection at the V&A, acquired with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund.
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record createdMarch 7, 2018
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