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The exterior of the Aylesbury Dining Rooms. c.1955

Frederick James Wilfred

The exterior of the Aylesbury Dining Rooms. c.1955
4 0 c m
actual image size: 22cm x 22cm

Full image caption

The exterior of the Aylesbury Dining Rooms, an establishment offering meals throughout the day. There are net curtains in the window and a menu propped against the wall listing many meals with chips. Signs advertise Woodbines and 7 Up. The bonnet of an expensive car parked outside is visible.

Fred Wilfred worked as Chief Photographer for Hawker Siddeley Aviation during the 1950s. In 1963 he started his own commercial and portrait studio in Hampton Hill. Wilfred was a member of the Richmond and Twickenham Photographic Society and a founder member of the London Portrait Group. Acclaimed for his portraiture and wedding photography, his documentary work, like this photograph, has remained largely unseen.

Image Details

1955 AD - 1965 AD
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© Russell Wilfred/courtesy Museum of London

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