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Peggy Hamilton modeling a Max Rée gown in ivory and black satin, 1931
Coburn, Robert Sr., 1900-1990
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UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Adams (Peggy H.) papers
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Max Rée (1889–1953) was a Danish costume designer who designed for films from 1926 to 1935 and was the supervising director for sets and costumes at RKO from 1929 through 1932. He won an Academy Award for Best Art Direction for the film Cimarron.
Peggy Hamilton modeling a gown of ivory and black satin trimmed with jet and rhinestone buckles and black fox cuffs, designed by Max Rée of RKO Radio Pictures.
A different photograph of Peggy Hamilton wearing this gown appears in her Los Angeles Times feature "Fashions," December 27, 1931, pg. G3.
Handwritten on edge of negative: RKO-140
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Cuffs (costume components)
Evening dresses (garments)
Adams, Peggy Hamilton, 1890-1984
Adams (Peggy Hamilton) Papers

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