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View of Trafalgar Square; c.1857.

Roger Fenton

View of Trafalgar Square;  c.1857.
3 0 c m
actual image size: 29cm x 22cm

Full image caption

A view of Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column from the direction of St Martin-in-the-Fields. In the foreground can be seen 'ghost' images of horse-drawn traffic which had moved during the long exposure required for the photograph.

Image Details

1854 AD - 1860 AD
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