Fortified Farmhouse

Scope and Content

Faded black and white photograph of a large stone farmhouse with towers and a high wall, with a tree, track and figures (possibly an adult and two children) to the right of the picture. [Taken during a holiday in France]. Faded to a brownish tone, pasted onto a page in the notebook. A manuscript caption under the photograph reads ' fortified farmhouse / between Arnay-le-due & Macon / 16 Apr 1922.' An extra photograph, not illustrating the play.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Poor condition. Faded, especially in the right quarter, yellowed slightly, some slight discolouration in patches, white spotting especially centre left, tiny flecks of black ink on the surface from text on the opposite page, some warping. Production method: gelatin silver print.