Departed zoofavourites for natural history Museum.

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Departed zoofavourites for natural history Museum.

Montagematerial
Verwendung unbekannt

Datierung
1937-1938 ?
Entstehungsort
Vereinigtes Königreich Großbritannien und Nordirland, London
Material/Technik
Silbergelatineabzug, geklebt
Maße
25,5 x 20,3 cm
Personen/ Institutionen
(1892–1978) (Agentur)
(19. Juni 1891–26. April 1968) (Bezugsperson)
Bemerkungen

Fotografie aus John Heartfields Sammlung von Recherche- und Montagematerial

Beschriftung

Verso:
"DEPARTED ZOOFAVOURITES FOR NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM. / The public will soon be able to see animals who they / visited at the zoo even though they have died. Many firm / favourites are to be stuffed and it is probable that they will / to be placed in the Natural History Museum. PRINCE, one of the / favourite lions at the Regent´s Park zoo, has now been stuffed / and it is expected that MOK, the famous Gorilla who died last / week, will be preserved in the same way. / O.P.S. PRINCE gets a brush after being stuffed at a London / taxidermist, in readiness for his proposed removal / to the Museum.[...]"
gestempelt:
"KEYSTONE [...]"

Inv.-Nr.
JH 6448
Provenienz
Nachlass John und Gertrud Heartfield
RECHTE
© The Heartfield Community of Heirs / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2020
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