Portraits of Burgess, and of Burgess and Andrew Burgess-Wilson, at home, presumably in Bracciano.

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 3104 AB/ARCH/F/1/78
  • Dates of Creation
      1970s
  • Physical Description
      9 photographic prints. Dimensions (inches): 6 (15.5x11.5); 3 (16x12). [Black and white]

Scope and Content

Images include:

1) Burgess sitting at his work-desk (with cigar, typewriter and assorted papers);

2) close-ups of Burgess in conversation;

3) Burgess and Andrew Burgess-Wilson beside Burgess's work-desk.

Some duplication of images.

Photographer: Patrick MORIN.

Administrative / Biographical History

In 1970, Burgess and his family moved to a fifteenth century fortified house, 1 and 2 Piazza Padella, on the shore of Lake Bracciano, a few miles north of Rome. This was to be Burgess's main house and workshop for the next four years.