Joan Crawford for Sadie McKee, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM), 1934

George Hurrell, American, 1904 - 1992


about 1932

Gelatin silver print

Image: 9 1/4 × 7 3/16 in. (23.5 × 18.3 cm)

Sheet: 10 × 8 in. (25.4 × 20.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Robert Dance, Class of 1977, in honor of Maurice Rapf, Class of 1935



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Stamped, on reverse, in purple ink, upper right: [in rectangle] KINDLY CREDIT / HURRELL / M.G.M. 18 [number is in graphite] Stamped, on reverse, in purple ink, above center: JOAN CRAWFORD / METRO-GOLDWYN-MAYER

Course History

FILM 7, Fame and Hollywood Stardom, Mary Desjardins, Winter 2019

Exhibition History

American Works on Paper to 1950: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Friends and Owen Robertson Cheatham Galleries, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 22-December 9, 2007.

Publication History

Barbara J. MacAdam, American Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Muesum of Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2007, p. 180, no. 150.

John R. Stomberg, The Hood Now: Art and Inquiry at Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, 2019, p. 154, ill. plate no. 85.


Robert Dance; given to present collection, 2001.

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