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photograph - Lady Malcolm as Niobe
  • Lady Malcolm as Niobe
    Madame Yevonde, born 1893 - died 1975
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Lady Malcolm as Niobe

  • Object:

    photograph

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1935 (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Madame Yevonde, born 1893 - died 1975 (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pigment transfer print from original negative

  • Credit Line:

    The Royal Photographic Society Collection at the V&A, acquired with the generous assistance of the National Lottery Heritage Fund and Art Fund

  • Museum number:

    RPS.2981-2017

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case XRP, shelf 643

Physical description

Colour photograph showing a woman's face in close up with tear stained cheeks.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1935 (photographed)

Artist/maker

Madame Yevonde, born 1893 - died 1975 (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Pigment transfer print from original negative

Dimensions

Height: 500 mm sheet, Width: 400 mm sheet

Descriptive line

Photograph by Madame Yevonde, 'Lady Malcolm Campbell as Niobe', 1935, pigment transfer print, ca. 1998

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Gibson, Robin and Roberts, Pam Madame Yevonde : colour, fantasy and myth London : National Portrait Gallery, 1990


Materials

Photographic paper

Techniques

Photography; Pigment processes

Subjects depicted

Mythology; Goddesses

Categories

Photographs; The Royal Photographic Society

Collection

Royal Photographic Society Collection

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