Gordon Anthony(1902-1989), Photographer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Artist of 114 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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