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Vali Myers in front of her mirror, Paris, 1953

 Item — Box: PCLTAF 1305 Box 3
Identifier(s): H2019.51/74

Scope and contents

Shows Vali in front of a mirror with her image reflected. Photograph by Ed van der Elsken, reproduced in 'Love on the left bank', 1956. A poster with this image reproduced is held in the Archive at H2019.293/4 'Once upon a time Ed van der Elsken, Stedelijk Museum of Modern Art Amsterdam' .


  • 1953


  • Elsken, Ed van der, 1925-1990 (Photographer, Person)


1 photograph : gelatin silver ; 30.2 x 24 cm

General note

Print damaged upper right. Inscribed in Vali Myers hand in black pen on verso: credit: Ed van der Elsken. Numbered on verso upper right: 20. Title from Nederlands Fotomuseum collection.


  • Elsken, Ed van der, 1925-1990 (Photographer, Person)
  • Box: PCLTAF 1305 Box 3 (Graphic materials)

Repository details

Part of the Pictures Collection, State Library Victoria Repository

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