Stage setting at Scala Theatre for Kinemacolor Delhi Durbar series

Made:
1911
maker:
Charles Urban

Silver gelatin panoramic photograph showing the stage setting for the presentation of Charles Urban's Kinemacolor 'Delhi Durbar' series. The screenings ran for 15 months from 1911-1912 at the Scala Theatre in London. According to the hand-written caption on the right side of the image, the screen was displayed by sliding panels to both sides instead of using a curtain. Stamp for photographer 'White' on bottom right corner across both photographs.

Details

Category:
Cinematography
Object Number:
2005-5002/11/2/36
Materials:
ink, metal (unknown), paper (fibre product)
type:
photograph albums
taxonomy:
  • information forms
  • books
  • albums
credit:
Charles Urban Archive, National Science and Media Museum, Bradford

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