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Photograph - Quality Street

Quality Street

  • Object:

    Photograph

  • Place of origin:

    London (photographed)

  • Date:

    1921 (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Foulsham & Banfield, Ltd. (photographers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Photographic print

  • Credit Line:

    Gabrielle Enthoven Collection

  • Museum number:

    S.2810-2015

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Photographic portrait of a scene featuring Fay Compton as Phoebe Throssel and Nancye Kenyon as Henrietta Thurnbull in Quality Street, at the Haymarket Theatre, 11th August 1921.

Physical description

Photographic portrait of a scene featuring Fay Compton as Phoebe Throssel and Nancye Kenyon as Henrietta Thurnbull in Quality Street, at the Haymarket Theatre, 11th August 1921. The photograph features a scene in which Compton seated in a chair. She is surrounded by three other women, two of whom are kneeling, their heads resting on the arms of her chair. A further woman, Kenyon, is shown in profile, seated to Compton's left. Her gaze is directed towards Compton, and she is holding a fan in her right hand.

Place of Origin

London (photographed)

Date

1921 (photographed)

Artist/maker

Foulsham & Banfield, Ltd. (photographers)

Materials and Techniques

Photographic print

Dimensions

Height: 20.3 cm approximate, Width: 29 cm approximate

Object history note

Given to the Gabrielle Enthoven Collection by Horace Watson, 1933.

Descriptive line

Photographic portrait of a scene featuring Fay Compton as Phoebe Throssel and Nancye Kenyon as Henrietta Thurnbull in Quality Street, at the Haymarket Theatre, 11th August 1921

Materials

Photographic paper; Card

Techniques

Photography

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Photographs; Portraits

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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