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 College: Gift of Robert Dance, Class of 1977, in honor of Maurice Rapf, Class of 1935



North America, United States


20th century

Object Name




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

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.

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


Robert Dance; given to present collection, 2001.

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