Curtis Moffat, 'Snapshot'

Curtis Moffat, 'Snapshot'

Curtis Moffat
'Snapshot'
About 1925-1930
Gelatin silver print
Museum no. E.1219-2007
© Victoria and Albert Museum, London/Estate of Curtis Moffat

Many of Moffat's studies also show an eye for the quirky, witty and Surreal: a woman hanging from a locomotive, a man conversing with a mannequin and an outdoor table setting with an apparently severed head as its centrepiece.