Winifred Casson(1908-1969), Photographer
Sitter in 3 portraits
Artist of 1 portrait
Self-taught portrait and advertising photographer, Casson had a studio at King's Road, Chelsea during the 1930s, and contributed to journals including Photographie. She is particularly known for her Surrealist photographs, including her double-exposure work 'Accident' (1935), reproduced in Helmut Gernsheim's survey Creative Photography: Aesthetic Trends 1839-1960 (1962).
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