The picture is captioned:
PHYSICAL EXERCISES IN GIRLS' SECONDARY SCHOOLS.
-(1) FENCING AT ROEDEAN SCHOOL, BRIGHTON.
This photograph is part of a series of activity sheets, demonstrating lessons in various British schools, in Edwardian times.
I am not sure of the history of the pictures.
They look as if they were originally in some sort of album or folder.
Perhaps they were from a teachers' manual or similar?
The photograph measures around