Photo Record

Object Name Print, Photographic
Catalog Number 2001.031.012
Description Photographic print of artwork advertising a movie, probably used at the Tivoli Theatre and possibly done by Andrew Hill Wootten. Andy Wootten was employed as an artist at the Tivoli Theatre during the 1930s. He painted images of movie stars and scenes for upcoming attractions that were displayed in and around the Tivoli. There are actually two panels of artwork, both advertising the same movie, "The Barrett's of Wimpole Street." One panel shows Norma Shearer in the arms of a man, co-star Fredric March, while the other shows her beside a dog. According to imdb.com, the movie premiered in 1934.
Date 1934
Print size 8.00" x 10.00"
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category Documentary Artifact
Accession number 2001.031