Synopses & Reviews
Basil Hyman (b. 1936) has taken hundreds of photographs of everyday life in Britain. In Photographs Found he looks back to the Swinging Sixties, miniskirts and all, with an array of charming picturesand#8212;plus fascinating ephemera and memorabilia, some of it provided in facsimileand#8212;to offer a personal visual diary of a bygone era. Also included are unpublished informal shots of Hymanand#8217;s friend and relative Brian Epstein, the Beatlesand#8217; first manager and the man widely credited with shaping the bandand#8217;s early success. Photographs Found presents the and#8217;60s as a time of dramatic social change in Britain, as it was around the world.
About the Author
Basil Hyman is the author of The Lost Album, Collecting Photography, and, with Stephen Bragg, The G-Plan Revolution: A Celebration of British Popular Furniture of the 1950s and 1960s.