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Photograph - Hero and Heroine

Hero and Heroine

  • Object:

    Photograph

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (photographed)

  • Date:

    1920s (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (photographers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Photographic print

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Eileen Hose

  • Museum number:

    S.3875-2015

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Photograph of Cecil Beaton as Técla in Act 1 from a production of Hero and Heroine.

Physical description

Photograph of Cecil Beaton as Técla in Act 1 from a production of Hero and Heroine. Beaton is wearing a patterend pantsuit with bell sleeves, a large beaded necklace, and flat shoes.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (photographed)

Date

1920s (photographed)

Artist/maker

Unknown (photographers)

Materials and Techniques

Photographic print

Marks and inscriptions

'MR CECIL BEATON / AS PRINCESS TÉCLA / ACT I'
Written in pencil on the reverse.

'Mr C.W.H. Beaton / also designed the / dresses & scenery for the / production.'
Written in pencil on the reverse.

Dimensions

Height: 14.5 cm, Width: 10.5 cm

Descriptive line

Photograph of Cecil Beaton as Técla in Act 1 from a production of Hero and Heroine

Materials

Photographic paper

Techniques

Photography

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Photographs; Theatre

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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