Front view
Inv. No.S-0565
ArtistLou Jacobs, jr.born 1921 in USA

"Ruston, England"

Year1955 / 1990s

gelatin silver print

Dimensions23 x 29 cm

signed, titeld, dated and inscribed "For Ken & Shirley Whitemore on a Welcome Recovery 1991" (ink) on recto;
negative series (pencil) on verso


In front of the shop window of the deli, the persons in the middle, a young girl and an old lady, come directly into eye contact with the spectator while the other four children act among each other. All six persons mirror the chaotic façade, probably brought in position by the photographer.
Fritz Simak

S-0565, "Ruston, England"
Lou Jacobs, jr., "Ruston, England", 1955
S-0565, Front view
© Lou Jacobs
S-0565, Back view
Lou Jacobs, jr., "Ruston, England", 1955
S-0565, Back view