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Gordon Anthony (1902-1989), Photographer

Sitter in 1 portrait
Artist of 112 portraits
Brother of Dame Ninette de Valois, Anthony (né Stanaus) took up photography in late 1920s documenting and publicising the growth and reputation of British ballet throughout 1930s and 1940s. NPG retrospective: Shadowlands (1988).

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x44759

Sir Frederick Ashton

by Gordon Anthony
bromide print, 1930s
NPG x44759

x44749

William Southcombe Lloyd Webber

by Gordon Anthony
bromide print, 1930s
NPG x44749

x44750

Antal Doráti

by Gordon Anthony
bromide print, 1930s
NPG x44750

x44757

Michel Fokine

by Gordon Anthony
bromide print, 1930s
NPG x44757

x44761

Nadia Benois

by Gordon Anthony
bromide print, 1930s
NPG x44761

x44770

Joan Greenwood

by Gordon Anthony
bromide print, 1930s
NPG x44770

x44773

Constant Lambert

by Gordon Anthony
bromide print, 1930s
NPG x44773

x44792

Theyre Lee-Elliott

by Gordon Anthony
bromide print, 1930s
NPG x44792

x137025

Alexandra Danilova

by Gordon Anthony
vintage print, circa 1930
NPG x137025

x137033

Boyd Neel

by Gordon Anthony
vintage print, circa 1930s
NPG x137033

x137041

Sir Frederick Ashton

by Gordon Anthony
vintage print, 1930s
NPG x137041

x194343

Ninette de Valois

by Gordon Anthony
vintage bromide print, 1930s
NPG x194343

x137029

Arnold Matters as Don Carlos

by Gordon Anthony
vintage print, mid 1930s
NPG x137029

x44776

Sir Thomas Beecham, 2nd Bt

by Gordon Anthony
bromide print, circa 1935
NPG x44776

x137027

Cecil Beaton

by Gordon Anthony
vintage print, 1935
NPG x137027

x137031

Wassily de Basil

by Gordon Anthony
vintage print, 1935
NPG x137031

x129561

Ninette de Valois as the Peasant Woman in 'Barabau'

by Gordon Anthony
bromide print, 1936
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG x129561

x38421

Dame Peggy Ashcroft

by Gordon Anthony
bromide print, circa 1936
NPG x38421

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