'Ramsgate' by Tony Ray-Jones, 1968. This was reproduced as plate 34 in Ray-Jones' posthumous book 'A Day Off - An English Journal' published in 1974. Photographer Tony Ray-Jones (1941-1972) created most of his images of the British at work and leisure between 1966 and 1969. Travelling around Britain, he recorded the unguarded moments of people from all sections of British society with a distinctive and highly individual style, combining both sadness and humour.
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