Skip to main content

Ivan and Malvin Albright, working on a painting for the film <em>The picture of Dorian Gray</em>, 1944

Ivan and Malvin Albright, working on a painting for the film The picture of Dorian Gray, 1944

Item Information

Title: Ivan and Malvin Albright, working on a painting for the film <em>The picture of Dorian Gray</em>, 1944

Date: 1944

Physical Details: Photographic Print : 1 ; 35 x 26 cm.

Description: Identification on verso (typewritten and partially obscured): Art for film fans' sake; Ivan LeLorraine Albright (right) ... America's "only living old master," assisted by his twin, Melvin [sic] painted portraits used in Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer's screen version of the Oscar Wilde classic The picture of Dorian Gray ...

Photo shows the brothers working on the young and beautiful version of the portrait.

This item should be viewed with item 4770.

Forms part of: Miscellaneous photographs collection

Citation: Ivan and Malvin Albright, working on a painting for the film The picture of Dorian Gray, 1944 / unidentified photographer. Miscellaneous photographs collection. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 4771