Laurence Olivier receives Danish knighthood

Made:
25 February 1949

Planet News photograph titled 'Olivier honoured by Danes'. Caption on back reads: Sir Laurence Olivier receiving the Danish Order of Knight Companion of the Danne Brog from Count Eduard Reventlow, the Danish Ambassador, when the noted British actor rweceived the honour at the Danish Embassy in London. Left to right is seen Lady Olivier (Vivien Leigh, the actress wife of Sir Laurence); Prince George of Denmark, Assistatn Military Attache at the Embassy; Sir Laurence Olivier; Count Edouard reventlow, the Danish Ambassador, and his wife.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/30522
Materials:
ink and paper (fibre product)
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
Daily Herald Archive, National Media Museum, Bradford

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