Unemployed family in Liverpool

Photograph
ca. 1970-1980 (photographed)
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Black and white portrait of a family (man, woman, boy and girl) in their kitchen, standing around the kitchen table. The young boy is sitting at the table with a milk bottle. The children watch their parents laughing/embracing.


object details
Category
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Gelatin-silver print
Brief Description
Unemployed family in Liverpool, gelatin-silver print by Ian Berry, c.1970-1980, part of the New Society/The Other Britain collection, gift of Paul Barker
Physical Description
Black and white portrait of a family (man, woman, boy and girl) in their kitchen, standing around the kitchen table. The young boy is sitting at the table with a milk bottle. The children watch their parents laughing/embracing.
Dimensions
  • Print height: 343mm
  • Print width: 510mm
  • Mount height: 470mm
  • Mount width: 570mm
Style
Credit line
Given by Paul Barker
Production
Photograph resulted from a commission by New Society magazine
Collection
Accession Number
E.101-2006

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record createdJune 20, 2008
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