Eileen Agar

Photograph of a shipwreck at Gunnard’s Head, Cornwall

1960–1

Created by
Eileen Agar 1899–1991
Title
Photograph of a shipwreck at Gunnard’s Head, Cornwall
Date
1960–1
Medium
Negative
Dimensions
66 × 62 mm
Description
Eileen Agar recalled that people rushed to see the wreckage upon hearing that the ship was carrying whisky. (Relayed to Tate upon acquiring the photographs).
Format
Photograph - negative
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to Tate Archive by Eileen Agar in 1989 and transferred from the photograph collection in 2012.
Reference
TGA 8927/16/53

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