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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.
4 photographs:b&w Photographic prints
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://184.108.40.206/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/121942