Laurence Olivier received Danish knighthood

Made:
25 February 1949

Planet News photograph titled 'Olivier honoured by Danes'. Caption on back reads: Sir Laurence Olivier, the noted British actor shows his wife Lady Olivier (Vivien Leigh, the actress) the Danish Order of Knight Companion of the Danne Brog, after he had received the honour at the hands of the British Ambassador, Count Edouard Reventlow. Seen extreme left is Prince George of Denmark, who is Assistant Military attache at the Embassy.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/30460
Materials:
ink, paper (fibre product)
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
Daily Herald Archive, National Media Museum, Bradford

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