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Source:   Porgy. (Guild Theatre Production, 1927).

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Percy Verwayne (Sporting Life), Frank Wilson (Porgy) & Evelyn Ellis (Bess).

Image ID: 1114265

Percy Verwayne (Sporting Life), Frank Wilson (Porgy) & Evelyn Ellis (Bess). (1927)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Percy Verwayne (Sporting Life), Frank Wilson (Porgy) & Evelyn Ellis (Bess).


: Vandamm Studio -- Photographer

Alternate Source Title

: A play in four acts by Dorothy and Du Bose Heyward. Produced by the Theatre Guild at the Guild Theatre, New York, October 10, 1927. (217 performances). Staged by Rouben Hamoulian.


: Acetate negatives

Specific Material Type

: Transparencies


: 1

Standard Reference

: The Best Plays of 1927-1928, p. 425.


: Vandamm theatrical photographs, 1900-1957. / Productions / Porgy. (Guild Theatre Production, 1927).


: The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts / Billy Rose Theatre Division

Catalog Call Number

: *T-Vim 1961-001, Vandamm 889

Digital ID

: 1114265

Record ID

: 359089

Digital Item Published

: 3-15-2005; updated 3-25-2011

Rights Notice

: Rights Notice: Permission is required for reproduction from Photographic Services and Permissions, The New York Public Library.

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