Portrait of a woman

Made:
1931
maker:
Unknown
Portrait of a woman, 1931
      A Vivex colour photograph of a woman, taken by an unknown photographer in 1931

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Portrait of a woman, 1931 A Vivex colour photograph of a woman, taken by an unknown photographer in 1931
Science Museum Group Collection
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A Vivex colour photograph of a woman in a one-shouldered dress, taken by an unknown photographer in 1937.

The Vivex process was introduced by Dr Douglas A Spencer (1901-1979) in about 1929. It produced high-quality standardised colour prints from colour-separation negatives.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1990-5036/6071/23
type:
vivex colour print
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford