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Trafalgar Square on the Day of George VI's Coronation, London
  • Henri Cartier-Bresson
    1908–2004
    born: Chanteloup, France ; died: Céreste, France ; active: France, Mexico
  • Trafalgar Square on the Day of George VI's Coronation, London, 1938
  • Where object was made: France
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 35.8 x 24.2 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 1/8 x 9 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Museum purchase: Patrons and Benefactors Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0072
Description
Exhibitions

Group of people; some sitting on a ledge and most standing. One man is laying on the ground below the people. He is laying on ripped newspapers.