Edwardian tea party

Maker
Thomas Easton
Production date
Circa 1907
Description
Composed view of six people taking afternoon tea. The ladies are wearing their hair up and their hats have large wide crowns profusely ornamented with flowers. Their skirts are ankle length. The men are wearing lounge suits and stiff round collars.
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Department
Production date
Circa 1907
Subject notes
The people are brothers, sisters and sisters-in-law of the photographer, Thomas Easton, pictured at the Easton family home in Alma Street. Afternoon tea was a popular social occasion to which guests were invited. The use of tablecloths was normal.
Accession number
P11601

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