Portfolio of photographs

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 FRD1/10/3/4
  • Dates of Creation
      n.d. [1946]
  • Physical Description
      Prints measure approx. 27.5 x 37.5 cm. 25 pieces: portfolio and 24 prints.

Scope and Content

Portfolio bearing the label of Herbert van Thal of London International, Park House, Park Street, London. It contains a series of 24 photographs by Alexander Bender of 59 Brook Street, London W1, of RD's 1946 production of Much Ado About Nothing. These include: photographs of RD as Benedick (/1-4); stage stills and one or two publicity shots of cast members (/5-15); photographs of Renée Asherson as Beatrice (/16-19); and photographs of the stage set (/20-24).