Wrapping Wax Head fine art photography

Wrapping Wax Head

John Chillingworth


An employee of Gems Ltd, a firm based in a disused chapel off Portobello Road, London, carefully wraps a wax head prior to despatch. The firm makes wax and composition models, including likenesses of criminals, politicians and royalty, as well as mannequins to display fashion. Original Publication: Picture Post – 5161 – Have You A Good Figure? – pub. 1950 (Photo by John Chillingworth/Getty Images)

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  • Open Edition
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Print types available
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Maximum paper size available

20x24” / 51cm x 60cm