Sir Laurence Olivier as Romeo

Made:
1935
maker:
Cecil Beaton

Silver gelatin copy print made ca.1970s. Photograph by Sir Cecil Beaton of Sir Laurence Olivier in character as Romeo in Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet". New Theatre, London. Olivier alternated the roles of Romeo and Mercutio with John Gielgud.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1990-5131/10460
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
Focal Press Collection, National Science and Media Museum/ Cecil Beaton Studio Archive at Sotheby's

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