Man surrounded by signs of spirit presence

Creator: William Hope (1863 - 1933)

Date: c. 1920

Collection: National Media Museum Collection

Inventory no: 2002-5054/19

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Swirls of light appear to surround the sitter.




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Taken circa 1920