At Unveiling of the Monument at Messines

Title

At Unveiling of the Monument at Messines

Subject

Opening (event)
Memorials (Monuments)
War Memorials
Architecture (object genre)

Description

Inspection of troops by Albert I of Belgium at unveiling of the monument at Messines on 1 August 1924. Sir James Allen and General Sir Alexander Godley are also visible

Creator

Photographed by Antony d'Ypres Studio
Slide attributed to Samuel Hurst Seager (1855–1933)

Source

First World War Memorials sub-collection, Lantern Slide Collection, Art History & Theory Visual Resources Collection

Date

c.1924–1925

Rights

Some rights reserved CC-BY

Accession Number

LS.01.0105

Original Format

B & w negative, lantern slide

Materials

Photographic emulsion, glass

Physical Dimensions

82.5 x 82 x 1mm

Image Dimensions

69 x 59mm (w x h) approx.

Inscription

"PHOTO ANTONY D'YPRES 10824.21", bottom right corner image

Location

Messines (West-Vlaanderen, Belgium)

Associated Person(s)

Maurice Antony (1883–1963)
Robert Antony (1884–1966)
Samuel Hurst Seager (1855–1933)

Collection

Citation

Photographed by Antony d'Ypres Studio Slide attributed to Samuel Hurst Seager (1855–1933), “At Unveiling of the Monument at Messines,” Illumination & Commemoration, accessed October 19, 2019, http://seagerlanternslides.nz/items/show/114.

Output Formats

Geolocation