Picturing England: The Photographic Collections of Historic England
Released! 07/01/2015
Picturing England: The Photographic Collections of Historic England
by Mike Evans
Hardcover

Photographers have taken pictures of England's buildings and landscapes since the invention of the medium, making images of the traces of past societies as well as photographing the new buildings around them. They have done so for many reasons: to capture the picturesque; to make a living or a souvenir; to promote or to condemn; to record what is disappearing or to reveal what is normally hidden. The formats and types of photograph they have used have been, over time, just as various, from th... read more