Object Detail


Object Name
slide
Description
Colour slide of a slipper launch on the River Thames at Henley during Henley Royal Regatta.

Taken by Anthony Haines in 2002, as part of a photographic commission for the book "The Thames". "The Thames from source to sea" by Paul Atterbury and Anthony Haines. Published in 1998 by Weidenfield & Nicholas. Republished in 2002 by Cassell.

View shows a white slipper launch carrying several men in top hats and ladies in hats. There is a British flag attached to the back of the boat and in the background is the stewards enclosure stand full of spectators.
Accession No
2002.287.88
Collection
River Thames
Associated Date
2002
Associated Period
21st century
Associated Event
Henley Royal Regatta, 2002
Date
2002

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