Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Spoils of War

Who would have thought that in the sleepy hamlet of Hermanus (famous for whale-watching and shark cage diving) one would encounter an antique shop with museum-quality Third Reich ephemera (amongst other things). Like stepping into a bunker of the past, it was the collection of life-like mannequins that fascinated me. Their eyes following my every move like an additional surveillance camera...

Winston Churchill

Photographs by Philippa Berrington-Blew
Romantiques Bygones and Collectibles
7 Dirkie Uys Street, Hermanus, South Africa

1 comment:

  1. Fascinating, but Please, Please don't touch the mannequins