Photographs

  1. N039.06.00004

    N039.06.00004

    1970

    Games with Cord, Rope: Children’s game, the Cat’s Cradle, being played by Kristina Norler, friend of Marja Almqvist, daughter of Professor Bo Almqvist, Dublin. Kristina is holding a circle of cord between her two hands.

  2. N039.06.00005

    N039.06.00005

    1970

    Games with Cord, Rope: Children’s game, the Cat’s Cradle, being played by Kristina Norler, friend of Marja Almqvist, daughter of Professor Bo Almqvist, Dublin. Kristina has wrapped one end of the cord around her thumb and has the other end in her other hand.

  3. N039.06.00006

    N039.06.00006

    1970

    Games with Cord / Rope: Children’s game, the Cat’s Cradle, being played by Kristina Norler, friend of Marja Almqvist, daughter of Professor Bo Almqvist, Dublin. Kristina has wrapped one end of the cord around her thumb and index finger on one hand and has the other end of the cord wrapped around the index finger on the other hand.

  4. N039.06.00007

    N039.06.00007

    1970

    Games with Cord, Rope: Children’s game, the Cat’s Cradle, being played by Kristina Norler, friend of Marja Almqvist, daughter of Professor Bo Almqvist, Dublin. Kristina has the cord wrapped around her fingers on both hands.

  5. N039.06.00008

    N039.06.00008

    1970

    Games with Cord, Rope: Children’s game, the Cat’s Cradle, being played by Kristina Norler, friend of Marja Almqvist, daughter of Professor Bo Almqvist, Dublin. Kristina has the cord wrapped around her fingers and thumbs on both hands.

  6. N039.06.00009

    N039.06.00009

    1970

    Games with Cord, Rope: Children’s game, the Cat’s Cradle, being played by Kristina Norler, friend of Marja Almqvist, daughter of Professor Bo Almqvist, Dublin. Kristina has the cord wrapped around her fingers and thumbs on both hands and her hands are in fists.

  7. N039.06.00010

    N039.06.00010

    1970

    Games with Cord, Rope: Children’s game, the Cat’s Cradle, being played by Marja Almqvist, daughter of Professor Bo Almqvist, Dublin. Marja has the cord wrapped around her first finger both hands and has a loop of cord between her teeth.

  8. N039.06.00011

    N039.06.00011

    1970

    Games with Cord, Rope: Children’s game, the Cat’s Cradle, being played by Marja Almqvist, daughter of Professor Bo Almqvist, Dublin. Marja has the cord wrapped around her first finger both hands and has a loop of cord between her teeth.

  9. N039.06.00012

    N039.06.00012

    1970

    Games with Cord, Rope: Children’s game, the Cat’s Cradle, being played by Marja Almqvist, daughter of Professor Bo Almqvist, Dublin. Marja has the cord wrapped around her first finger both hands and has a loop of cord between her teeth.

  10. N039.06.00013

    N039.06.00013

    1970

    Games with Cord, Rope: Children’s game, the Cat’s Cradle, being played by Marja Almqvist, daughter of Professor Bo Almqvist, Dublin. Marja has the cord wrapped around her first finger on both hands, which are raised slightly and has a loop of cord between her teeth.

  11. N039.06.00014

    N039.06.00014

    1970

    Games with Cord, Rope: Children’s game, the Cat’s Cradle, being played by Marja Almqvist, daughter of Professor Bo Almqvist, Dublin. Marja has the cord wrapped around her fingers on both hands and has released the cord from her teeth.

  12. N039.06.00016

    N039.06.00016

    1970

    Games with Cord, Rope: Children’s game, the Cat’s Cradle, being played by Marja Almqvist, daughter of Professor Bo Almqvist, Dublin. Marja has the cord wrapped around her fingers on both hands.

  13. N039.06.00017

    N039.06.00017

    1970

    Games with Cord, Rope: Children’s game, the Cat’s Cradle, being played by Marja Almqvist, daughter of Professor Bo Almqvist, Dublin. Marja has the cord wrapped around her fingers on both hands and between her teeth.

  14. N039.06.00018

    N039.06.00018

    1970

    Games with Cord, Rope: Children’s game, the Cat’s Cradle, being played by Marja Almqvist, daughter of Professor Bo Almqvist, Dublin. Marja has the cord wrapped around her fingers on both hands and between her teeth.

  15. N039.06.00019

    N039.06.00019

    1970

    Games with Cord, Rope: Children’s game, the Cat’s Cradle, being played by Marja Almqvist, daughter of Professor Bo Almqvist, Dublin. Marja has the cord wrapped around her fingers on both hands.

  16. N039.06.00020

    N039.06.00020

    1970

    Games with Cord, Rope: Children’s game, the Cat’s Cradle, being played by Marja Almqvist, daughter of Professor Bo Almqvist, Dublin. Marja has the cord wrapped around her fingers on both hands and has rotated the mesh of cords into a vertical position.

  17. N039.06.00021

    N039.06.00021

    1970

    Games with Cord, Rope: Children’s game, the Cat’s Cradle, being played by Marja Almqvist, daughter of Professor Bo Almqvist, Dublin. Marja has the cord wrapped around her fingers on both hands and has rotated the mesh of cords into a vertical position. The cord seems to be tightly twisted.

  18. N039.06.00022

    N039.06.00022

    1970

    Games with Cord, Rope: Children’s game, the Cat’s Cradle, being played by Marja Almqvist, daughter of Professor Bo Almqvist, Dublin. Marja has the cord wrapped around her fingers on both hands.

  19. N039.06.00023

    N039.06.00023

    1970

    Games with Cord, Rope: Children’s game, the Cat’s Cradle, being played by Marja Almqvist, daughter of Professor Bo Almqvist, Dublin. Marja has the cord wrapped around her fingers on both hands.

  20. N039.06.00024

    N039.06.00024

    1970

    Games with Cord, Rope: Children’s game, the Cat’s Cradle, being played by Marja Almqvist, daughter of Professor Bo Almqvist, Dublin. Marja has released the cord which she holds in one hand.

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Archival Reference

The Photographic Collection, N039.06.00005

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Date
c. 1970
Location
Co. Dublin
Photographer
Bo Almqvist
Archival information
Games with Cord, Rope: Children’s game, the Cat’s Cradle, being played by Kristina Norler, friend of Marja Almqvist, daughter of Professor Bo Almqvist, Dublin. Kristina has wrapped one end of the cord around her thumb and has the other end in her other hand.
Format
Image
  • Film: Slide
  • Colour
  • 35mm