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Photograph - The Great Ruby

The Great Ruby

  • Object:

    Photograph

  • Place of origin:

    London (photographed)

  • Date:

    1898 (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Gordon, E, born 1857 - died 1906 (photographers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Photographic print on mounted on card

  • Credit Line:

    Gabrielle Enthoven Collection

  • Museum number:

    S.3560-2015

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Photograph of set for Act III Scene 1 from a production of The Great Ruby, by Cecil Raleigh and Henry Hamilton, photograph by E. Gordon, Drury Lane Theatre, 1898.

Physical description

Photograph of set for Act III Scene 1 from a production of The Great Ruby, by Cecil Raleigh and Henry Hamilton, photograph by E. Gordon, Drury Lane Theatre, 1898. The photograph features an empty set depicting the interior of a conservatory.

Place of Origin

London (photographed)

Date

1898 (photographed)

Artist/maker

Gordon, E, born 1857 - died 1906 (photographers)

Materials and Techniques

Photographic print on mounted on card

Marks and inscriptions

The Great Ruby
Written across bottom of mount in black ink

Act III Scene 3
Conservatory of Gatland Park Hotel
On front side at bottom left corner written in black ink

Drury Lane Sep 15 1898
Written across top of mount in black ink

Dimensions

Height: 27.5 cm, Width: 35 cm

Descriptive line

Photograph of set for Act III Scene 1 from a production of The Great Ruby, by Cecil Raleigh and Henry Hamilton, photograph by E. Gordon, Drury Lane Theatre, 1898

Materials

Photographic paper; Card

Techniques

Photography

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Photographs; Theatre

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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