Bundle of photographs

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 FRD1/10/2/71
  • Former Reference
      GB 133 70.
  • Dates of Creation
      n.d. [Mar 1953]
  • Physical Description
      Print sizes range from 11.5 x 15.5 cm to 20 x 25 cm.  11 pieces.

Scope and Content

Photographs relating to RD's performance as Thomas Becket in T.S. Eliot's Murder in the Cathedral at the Old Vic in March 1953. These consist of: shots of RD as Becket (/1-4); later copies of original stage stills (/5-9); a poor quality copy photograph of RD as Becket (/10); and a photographic reproduction of a page from Eliot's published text, annotated by RD (/11).

/1-4 are by Houston Toger.