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Photographic print - The making of ' Vivien Leigh as Aurora, Goddess of Dawn'
  • The making of ' Vivien Leigh as Aurora, Goddess of Dawn'
    Vickers, John
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The making of ' Vivien Leigh as Aurora, Goddess of Dawn'

  • Object:

    Photographic print

  • Place of origin:

    London (photographed)

  • Date:

    1938 (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Vickers, John (Photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Photography

  • Museum number:

    S.4189-2013

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Gelatin silver print, 'The making of "Vivien Leigh as Aurora, Goddess of Dawn"', photograph by John Vickers, 1938.

Physical description

Gelatin silver print, 'The making of "Vivien Leigh as Aurora, Goddess of Dawn"', photograph by John Vickers, 1938

Place of Origin

London (photographed)

Date

1938 (photographed)

Artist/maker

Vickers, John (Photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Photography

Marks and inscriptions

'Angus McBean / London 38'
Signed in bottom left hand corner

'Making the Greek dress of / cheap flanelette and plaster of Paris / for the "surreal" picture of Vivien Leigh. / As with many of this series this / ment [sic] two visits to the studio - / This picture was published in the Sketch april 13. 1938'
Hand written by McBean on back of print

Dimensions

Width: 36 cm, Height: 45 cm, Width: 50.5 cm Mount, Height: 61 cm Mount

Descriptive line

Gelatin silver print, 'The making of "Vivien Leigh as Aurora, Goddess of Dawn"', photograph by John Vickers, 1938

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Photography

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Prints; Photographs

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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