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Washing on the line a072809

A row of washing hanging on a washing line in front of a caravan parked for the funfair at the Vale of Health, Hampstead Heath. Photographed by John Gay. Date range: 1960 - 1965

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Jigsaw Puzzle (520 Pieces)

Discover the charm of the past with Media Storehouse's Jigsaw Puzzle featuring "Washing on the line a072809" by John Gay from Historic England. This captivating puzzle presents a nostalgic scene of a row of washing hanging on a washing line against the backdrop of a caravan at a funfair. The vibrant colors and intricate details of this photograph, taken at Hampstead Heath between 1960 and 1965, come to life in this jigsaw puzzle. Bring history into your home and enjoy the therapeutic process of piecing together this delightful puzzle.

Made in the USA, 520-piece puzzles measure 16" x 20" (40.6 x 50.8 cm). Every puzzle is meticulously printed on glossy photo paper, which has a strong 1.33 mm thickness. Delivered in a black storage cardboard box, these puzzles are both stylish and practical. (Note: puzzles contain small parts and are not suitable for children under 3 years of age.)

Jigsaw Puzzles are an ideal gift for any occasion

Estimated Product Size is 40.5cm x 50.8cm (15.9" x 20")

These are individually made so all sizes are approximate

Artwork printed orientated as per the preview above, with landscape (horizontal) or portrait (vertical) orientation to match the source image.


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> Historic Images > 1960 to the present day

> Historic Images > Famed Photographers > John Gay Collection (1945-1990)


EDITORS COMMENTS
In this photograph captured by John Gay, we are transported back in time to the vibrant era of the 1960s. The image showcases a row of laundry hanging on a washing line, gently swaying in the breeze against the backdrop of Hampstead Heath's Vale of Health. Nestled amidst this picturesque scene is a charming caravan, parked for the funfair. The simplicity and nostalgia evoked by this snapshot instantly transport us to an era where life seemed slower and more connected with nature. As we gaze upon each item of clothing billowing in the wind, we can almost feel its freshness and scent wafting through our senses. This print not only captures everyday domesticity but also serves as a reminder that even mundane tasks like doing laundry were once celebrated moments of community engagement. It invites us to reflect on how much has changed over time while reminding us that some things remain constant – such as finding joy in simple pleasures. John Gay's masterful composition allows us to appreciate both the beauty of nature surrounding Hampstead Heath and the human touch added by these colorful garments suspended mid-air. This timeless image stands as a testament to his skillful eye for capturing ordinary moments that hold extraordinary significance when viewed through historical lenses.

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