Iraq photos exposed
August 28, 2007
Photographs of Iraq taken by a British airman in the 1930s are among the vintage prints set to go on sale at the London Photograph Fair on Sunday 9 September.
The album of 80 prints includes many aerial views of towns and historic sites, and an image depicting ?one of the last public executions in Baghdad?, according to organisers of the event, which takes place at the Bonnington Hotel, WC1.
Early vintage material includes a group of photographs of big game hunting, taken in Africa around 1910.
Rare cartes de visite and cabinet cards for sale include a portrait of Oscar Wilde.
Photography books will also be available.
The London Photograph Fair takes place at the Bonnington Hotel, Southampton Row, Bloomsbury, London WC1.
It will be open from 10am-4pm and entry costs £2.
For details call 01932 863924 or visit www.photofair.co.uk.