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Ted Allan (Theos Alwyn Dunagan)

(1910-1993), Photographer

Artist of 4 portraits
Allan started his career working as a commercial artist for the Art Guild in Los Angeles. While still in his teens he opened a photographic concession in a dime store on Hollywood Boulevard, where he photographed many actors and aspiring movie stars. These pictures led to employment as a photographer for several large film studios including Fox and MGM. He opened the Ted Allan Film Studio in 1952 and worked mainly on shooting documentaries and low budget feature films.

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Ronald Colman, by Ted Allan (Theos Alwyn Dunagan) - NPG P239

Ronald Colman

by Ted Allan (Theos Alwyn Dunagan)
bromide print, 1935
NPG P239

Cary Grant, by Ted Allan (Theos Alwyn Dunagan) - NPG x24967

Cary Grant

by Ted Allan (Theos Alwyn Dunagan)
bromide print, 1936
NPG x24967

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

Tilly Losch

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

Madeleine Carroll, by Ted Allan (Theos Alwyn Dunagan) - NPG x21555

Madeleine Carroll

by Ted Allan (Theos Alwyn Dunagan)
bromide print, 1937
NPG x21555


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