Simon Norfolk

‘Radio TV Mountain’ in the centre of Kabul seen from where the Kabul River cuts through the mountains creating the Deh Mazang gorge. In the first Anglo-Afghan War it was the site of a crucial skirmish and hasty retreat by badly outnumbered British cavalry who had blundered into the midst of a massive Afghan army.

2011

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

View by appointment
Artist
Simon Norfolk born 1963
Medium
Photograph, digital C-print on paper
Dimensions
Image: 366 × 488 mm
support: 380 × 506 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Presented by Simon Norfolk 2016
Reference
P20525

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