Photograph of actress Hedy Lamarr in the 1933 film 'Ecstasy'

Made:
1933 in Vienna
maker:
Unknown
Ecstasy. 'Hedi Kiesler (later Hollywoodized to Hedy Lamarr) reclines voluptuously before the camera in the film which Ecstasy. 'Hedi Kiesler (later Hollywoodized to Hedy Lamarr) reclines voluptuously before the camera in the film which

Ecstasy. 'Hedi Kiesler (later Hollywoodized to Hedy Lamarr) reclines voluptuously before the camera in the film which
Daily Herald Archive/Science Museum Group/SSPL
© Mirrorpix

Ecstasy. 'Hedi Kiesler (later Hollywoodized to Hedy Lamarr) reclines voluptuously before the camera in the film which
Daily Herald Archive/Science Museum Group/SSPL
© Mirrorpix

Photograph entitled 'Ecstasy'. Caption on back reads: 'Hedi Kiesler (later Hollywoodized to Hedy Lamarr) reclines voluptuously before the camera in the film which skyrocketed her beauty to international fame. A lot of the scenes embarrassed Hedi, and the film was banned in a lot of places - but it started the obscure Austrian girl to success.' International News Potos, 1933. Daily Herald stamp on verso with date 10 October 1952.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Collection:
Daily Herald Archive
Object Number:
1983-5236/19849
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Daily Herald Archive at National Science and Media Museum