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Tilly Losch

(1907-1975), Dancer and actress

Ottilie Ethel ('Tilly') Losch

Sitter in 22 portraits
Austrian-born ballerina and actress Tilly (Ottilie) Losch danced with the Vienna State Opera Ballet (1921-8), including in Max Reinhardt's 1927 Salzburg Festival production of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream. She toured with Reinhardt's theatre and ballet ensemble to New York (1927-8), before founding her own company Les Ballets (1933). Losch's later career concentrated on film, and she appeared in Limelight (1936) directed by Herbert Wilcox, for whom Daniels made this publicity portrait. Her later films include The Garden of Allah (1936), The Good Earth (1937) and Duel in the Sun (1946).

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Tilly Losch, by E.O. Hoppé - NPG P1995

Tilly Losch

by E.O. Hoppé
gelatin silver print, 7 May 1928
NPG P1995

Tilly Losch, by Pavel Tchelitchew - NPG 5304

Tilly Losch

by Pavel Tchelitchew
pen and ink and wash, 1933
NPG 5304

Tilly Losch, by Fred Daniels - NPG P388

Tilly Losch

by Fred Daniels
vintage bromide print, 1936
NPG P388

Tilly Losch, by Cecil Beaton - NPG x133224

Tilly Losch

by Cecil Beaton
vintage bromide print, 1920s
NPG x133224

Tilly Losch, by Cecil Beaton - NPG x12505

Tilly Losch

by Cecil Beaton
bromide print on card mount, 1920s
NPG x12505

Tilly Losch with dancer, by Fayer - NPG x135860

Tilly Losch with dancer

by Fayer
bromide print, mid 1920s
NPG x135860

Tilly Losch, by Cecil Beaton - NPG x137495

Tilly Losch

by Cecil Beaton
halftone reproduction tear sheet, published 9 October 1929
NPG x137495

Tilly Losch in 'Wake Up and Dream', by Guttenberg - NPG x193439

Tilly Losch in 'Wake Up and Dream'

by Guttenberg
halftone reproduction tear sheet, published 10 April 1929
NPG x193439

Tilly Losch, by Cecil Beaton - NPG x40257

Tilly Losch

by Cecil Beaton
bromide print, circa 1929
NPG x40257

Tilly Losch, published by J. Millhoff & Co Ltd - NPG x196391

Tilly Losch

published by J. Millhoff & Co Ltd
bromide cigarette card, published circa 1930
NPG x196391

Tilly Losch in 'The Band Wagon', by Vandamm Studio - NPG x194038

Tilly Losch in 'The Band Wagon'

by Vandamm Studio
bromide print, 1931
NPG x194038

Tilly Losch as the nun in 'The Miracle', by Sasha (Alexander Stewart) - NPG x35380

Tilly Losch as the nun in 'The Miracle'

by Sasha (Alexander Stewart)
bromide print, 15 April 1932
NPG x35380

Tilly Losch, by Madame Yevonde - NPG x29560

Tilly Losch

by Madame Yevonde
bromide print, circa 1933
NPG x29560

Tilly Losch as an Angel in 'Everyman', by Unknown photographer - NPG x193440

Tilly Losch as an Angel in 'Everyman'

by Unknown photographer
halftone reproduction tear sheet, published 3 April 1935
NPG x193440

Tilly Losch, by Vandamm Studio - NPG x198536

Tilly Losch

by Vandamm Studio
gelatin silver print, circa 1936
NPG x198536

Tilly Losch, by Laszlo Willinger - NPG x135861

Tilly Losch

by Laszlo Willinger
bromide print, 1937
NPG x135861

Tilly Losch, by Ted Allan (Theos Alwyn Dunagan) - NPG x194039

Tilly Losch

by Ted Allan (Theos Alwyn Dunagan)
bromide print, November 1937
NPG x194039

Tilly Losch, by Planet News - NPG x184085

Tilly Losch

by Planet News
bromide press print, May 1938
NPG x184085

Tilly Losch, by Horst P. Horst - NPG x193311

Tilly Losch

by Horst P. Horst
halftone reproduction tear sheet, published August 1939
NPG x193311

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