Boy Playing, Greater London

Boy Playing, Greater London
Photograph taken 1950s © Historic England Archive ref: AA094934

A young boy playing with a Russian nested doll. This first 'Russian' doll was invented in 1890. It was then shown at the World Exhibition in Paris in 1900. It went on to become a popular toy.


Greater London


1950s (1950 - 1959)


people child playing leisure toy clothing