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Bairnsfather, Bruce, 1887-1959 :The candid friend. 'Well, yer know, I like the photo of you in your gas mask best'. [ca 1916]

Reference Number: PUBL-0058-3-35

Two British soldiers seated in an attic or barn in France during the First World War. One is looking at photographs of the other and tactlessly saying he prefers the view of the other in his gas-mask, rather than the way he really looks.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Photolithographs, related to France, Gas masks and World War, 1914-1918 - Military personnel.

Part of:
Bairnsfather, Bruce, 1887-1959 :Still more fragments from France. Vol III. By Captain Bruce Bairnsfather. (London, The Bystander, ca 1916), Reference Number PUBL-0058 (7 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w photo-mechanical print(s)Photolithograph, sepia, 223 x 162 mm. Art works

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