Bert Hardy

Glasgow Gorbals for the 'Picture Post' (2 of 9): Customers in a Pub

About this artwork

In January 1948, the illustrated magazine, 'Picture Post', published an article about a working-class district of Glasgow which it described as 'The Forgotten Gorbals'. The article advocated urgent social reform and was accompanied by thirteen photographs, three by Bill Brandt and the rest by Bert Hardy.

  • title:
    Glasgow Gorbals for the 'Picture Post' (2 of 9): Customers in a Pub
  • accession number:
    PGP 90.2
  • artist:
    Bert HardyEnglish (born 1913)
  • gallery:
  • object type:
  • materials:
    Silver gelatine print
  • date created:
    1948 (printed 1986)
  • measurements:
    19.50 x 29.30 cm
  • credit line:
    Unknown provenance
  • copyright:
    © Bert Hardy / Getty Images International

Bert Hardy

Bert Hardy