|24823 AINGE,Judith, DAVIES,Alan & TANNER, Howard.
AN EDWARDIAN SUMMER Sydney & beyond through the lens of Arthur Wigram Allen
edited by Caroline Mackaness
Historic Houses Trust, Sydney, 2010.4to.pp.148. Illustrated throughout in black & white. Original pictorial hardcover,Very Good.
ISBN 978 1 876991 39 5
A selection of Arthur Allen’s beautiful images depicting intimate moments,motoring, harbour excursions,theatrical celebrations,beach parties, bush excursions,processions and pageants,and new freedoms in fashion. Most have not been published before.Allen was a Sydney lawyer,fascinated by the social and technological changes occurring during his lifetime,Fortunately he was a talented photographer who provides us with an insight into Edwardian Sydney.