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The Prodigal Son

  • Object:

    Photograph

  • Place of origin:

    London (photographed)

  • Date:

    1905 (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (photographers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Photographic print mounted on card

  • Credit Line:

    Gabrielle Enthoven Collection

  • Museum number:

    S.3953-2015

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Photographic print of cast and set in Act II, 'Government House, Iceland' in a production of The Prodigal Son, by Hall Caine, photograph by unknown photographer, Theatre Royal Drury Lane, 1905.

Physical description

Photographic print of cast and set in Act II, 'Government House, Iceland' in a production of The Prodigal Son, by Hall Caine, photograph by unknown photographer, Theatre Royal Drury Lane, 1905. The photograph features a full shot of set depicting the interior of a sitting room in the house. Nancy Price as Helga is seen at centre stage in between Cooper as Magnus and Alexander as Oscar.

Place of Origin

London (photographed)

Date

1905 (photographed)

Artist/maker

Unknown (photographers)

Materials and Techniques

Photographic print mounted on card

Marks and inscriptions

The Prodigal Son
6
Written in black ink at top left corner of mount

Act II
Frank Cooper as Magnus, Nancy Price as Helga, George Alexander as Oscar
Written in black ink across bottom of mount

DRURY LANE
7 SEP 1905
Stamped at top right corner in blue ink

Dimensions

Height: 17.6 cm, Width: 27.7 cm

Descriptive line

Photographic print of cast and set in Act II, 'Government House, Iceland' in a production of The Prodigal Son, by Hall Caine, photograph by unknown photographer, Theatre Royal Drury Lane, 1905

Materials

Photographic paper; Card

Techniques

Photography

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Photographs; Theatre

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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