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Lee Miller's life at Sussex farm house

BBC Inside Out discovers top model and photographer Lee Miller's life on Farley Farm in Sussex and talks to her son, Tony Penrose, about his mother's work.

Tony explains about a chance discovery of 60,000 of her photographic negatives in a stash of cardboard boxes in the house.

Today Farley Farm House is home to the Lee Miller Archives, a collection of her photographic work.

Natalie Graham also talks to archivist Carole Callow about how Lee Miller's remarkable images from World War Two including a photograph taken in Hitler's bath tub which was shot in conjunction with David Scherman.

Credits - Images are copyright and courtesy of the Lee Miller Archives.

Inside Out South East is broadcast on Monday, 8 September on BBC One at 20:00 BST and nationwide on the iPlayer for seven days thereafter.

  • 07 Sep 2014