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Benjamin Britten working on typescript, 1949

Reference Code: GBR/0272/EMF/27/663

Scope and Contents

Benjamin Britten wearing shorts and a short-sleeved shirt, sitting on a fabric-covered couch or divan, supporting himself on his left arm, his hand resting on a cushion, looking down at a typescript on his knees. He holds a pen in his right hand, raised to his chin. Probably taken at Aldeburgh, Suffolk. Print, 19.3 x 14.6. Inscribed on back, by EMF, 'Ben' and inscribed on back, by P.N. Furbank, 'Benjamin Britten'. (Sleeve 252)


  • 1949


1 item(s) (1 item in box album) : photographic print

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Date information

DateText: Date has been estimated.


K. Hutton, Picture Post

Finding aid date

1999-07-24 14:02:21+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Archive Centre, King's College, Cambridge Repository

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