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Woman dancing in a London club

Photograph
ca. 1992 (photographed)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

A colour photograph depicting a woman, wearing a sleeveless black dress and high heels, dancing. The wall behind her is covered in a photographic image of woodland.
read 100 years of fashion photography
object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
C-type print
Brief Description
Photograph by Corinne Day, 'Woman dancing in a London club', C-type colour print, c. 1992
Physical Description
A colour photograph depicting a woman, wearing a sleeveless black dress and high heels, dancing. The wall behind her is covered in a photographic image of woodland.
Dimensions
  • Paper height: 23.9cm
  • Paper width: 30.4cm
  • Image height: 23cm
  • Image width: 29.2cm
Dimensions taken from Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints, Drawings and Paintings Accession Register for 1997
Gallery Label
‘Selling Dreams: One Hundred Years of Fashion Photography’, 2014. Label text: Corinne Day (1965–2010) Woman Dancing at a London Club 1992 Corinne Day said of her work, ‘I want to make my images as documentary as possible, an image of life that is real.’ She frequently incorporated her own clothes and accessories into her candid fashion shoots. She is credited with shaping the early career of the model Kate Moss, who was just fifteen when photographed by Day in the July 1990 issue of The Face. C-Type print Museum no. E.71-1997 (07 03 2014)
Credit line
Copyright Corinne Day, courtesy Gimpel Fils
Subjects depicted
Place Depicted
Bibliographic Reference
Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints, Drawings and Paintings Accession Register for 1997
Collection
Accession Number
E.71-1997

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record createdAugust 4, 2003
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