Wednesday, 29 March 2017

88 : Not Exactly Hollywood



This photograph comes with best love to Mary and Willie - but from whom? We will never know - but we do know the photograph was taken in January 1936 at the splendidly named Los Angeles Portrait Studios in Edinburgh. Despite the fine sounding name, there is something a little slap-dash about the portrait: those distracting gloves, the lighting stand that has crept into the lower right corner, and the shadow of something to the left. It's not exactly Hollywood.


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