A full-body character portrait, most likely Marek Windheim as Ali Hakim. Evidence from programs and other photographs in the Bryn Mawr collections indicates Windheim, who was an accomplished character actor in film during the 1930s and 1940s, took the role of Ali Hakim on Broadway in 1948. He played the same role in the London production the previous year.
Recto Inscriptions and Marks
Verso Inscriptions and Marks
Reference number 811 in pencil; stamp crediting Vandamm Studio with photography.
This image is part of a larger digital database of photographs from the Theresa Helburn Theatre Guild Photography Collection. Ability to view certain images is restricted to Tri-College patrons. For a description of the collection, please go to http://www.brynmawr.edu/library/speccoll/guides/helburn