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An image of Jayne Mansfield signing autographs in front of Dino's restaurant on the Sunset Strip in Los Angeles. Photographed in 1961 by Sid Avery

Sid Avery

(United States of America 1918 – Jul 2002)

Title
Jayne Mansfield signing autographs in front of Dino's restaurant on the Sunset Strip in Los Angeles. Photographed in 1961
Year
1961
Media category
Photograph
Materials used
gelatin silver photograph
Edition
13/70
Dimensions

37.9 x 36.8 cm image; 50.4 x 40.1 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed verso, pencil "Sid Avery". Dated verso, "... 1961...".
Credit
Gift of the artist 1992
Accession number
164.1992
Copyright
© Sid Avery Estate
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Judy Annear, American beauty: from Muybridge to Goldin, Sydney, 2003. no catalogue numbers

Sandra Byron, Hollywood at Home: Photographs by Sid Avery, Sydney, 1992, (illus.). cat.no. 29

Exhibition history (2)

Hollywood at home, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 31 Jul 1992–05 Oct 1992

American Beauty: from Muybridge to Goldin, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 05 Jun 2003–27 Jul 2003