Photographs of actors who played Hamlet 1983


Photographs of actors who played Hamlet 1983

Consists of 8 large (24 x 20 in.) and 23 (11 x 14 in.) portraits of the following actors: Jean Louis Barrault, Richard Burton, Vittorio Gassman, Sir John Gielgud, Ben Kingsley, Sir Laurence Olivier, Maximilian Schell and Nicol Williamson, all of whom played Hamlet. Also contains smaller photographs, slides and negatives of these men and of Trevor Nunn, Mandy Patinkin, Roger Rees and InnokentiÄ­ SmoktunovskiÄ­ as well as of Hamlet memorabilia.

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Burton, Richard, 1925-1984 (person)

Gielgud, John, 1904-2000 (person)

English actor. From the description of Autograph letters signed (19) : London, to "Dear Mardi" [Mrs. John C. Hughes], 1972-1979. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269589158 From the description of Autograph letters signed (5) and typed letter signed : London, Hampstead, and Beverly Hills, to Denys [Blakelock], 1958 Dec. 6-1964 May 30 and [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270870868 From the description of Autograph letters signed (2) : Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, t...

Horton, Rick, 1954-1990 (person)

Rick Horton was an American artist and photographer. He also practiced law in Manhattan and the District of Columbia and was involved in the Special Committee on Arts Related Law. From the guide to the Rick Horton photographs [graphic] / Rick Horton, 198-?, (The New York Public Library. Music Division.) Rick Horton, photographer. From the description of Photographs of actors who played Hamlet, 1983. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122484988 ...

Schell, Maximilian. (person)

Olivier, Laurence, 1907-1989 (person)

English actor. From the description of Autograph letters signed (5) : London and Naples, to Denys Blakelock, 1947-1953. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270872061 From the description of Autograph letter signed : "South Indian Ocean" [on the way to Australia], to Denys Blakelock, 1947 Mar. 9. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270872063 From the description of Typed letter signed (8) : London, to Denys Blakelock, 1948-1964. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270874989 ...

Kingsley, Ben, 1943-.... (person)

Rees, Roger 1944-.... (person)

Nunn, Trevor (person)

Williamson, Nicol (person)

SmoktunovskiÄ­, I (person)

Patinkin, Mandy (person)

Gassman, Vittorio (person)

Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 (person)

William Shakespeare was likely born April, 23, 1564; he was baptized in Stratford-upon-Avon on April 26, 1564. He grew up, had a family, and bought property in Stratford while working in London, the center of English theater. As an actor, a playwright, and a partner in a leading acting company, he became both prosperous and well-known. His parents were John and Mary Shakespeare. John was a leatherworker and involved in local politics, first becoming an alderman and eventually a town bailiff. ...

Barrault, Jean-Louis, 1910-1994 (person)