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Title
Dancer in exotic costume, views 1-4
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Photographers Photo Collection
Creator
Morris, Ralph
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
This collection includes approximately 40,000 photographs by commercial photographer Ralph Morris, who worked in the Los Angeles area from 1939-1981. His advertising and industrial clients included department stores, restaurants, the automobile and petroleum industries as well as business executives. Also included is the Luckhaus Studio collection of architecture, fashion, the movie industry, sports and street scenes, images which Morris obtained in 1939.
Four different views of a young woman wearing an exotic costume and a feather headdress. View 1: young woman dancer is posed and leaning backwards. View 2: dancer is standing posed, eyes wide open and ready to attack. Bangles on left arm can be seen. View 3: dancer is posed with right arm facing outwards. View 4: shows the dancer posed with her eyes wide open and her tongue sticking out.
Type
Image
Format
4 photographs:b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00035716
Ralph Morris Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection
Dance.; S-005-745.1 4x5; S-005-745.2 4x5; S-005-745.3 4x5; S-005-745.4 4x5
CARL0000039945
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/121942
Subject
Dance--California
Costumes

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