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17 Sep 2010

Visions of childhood



I love these two scenes of children's games photographed by Lewis Carroll.
They arouse thoughts about the image of childhood in the Victorian era, in a dialogue between reality, fantasy and the ideal.



Lewis Carroll, Saint George and the Dragon, 1875


A photo taken by Carroll of Alice and Lorina on a see-saw in the Deanery Garden at Christ Church


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