McBEAN, Angus. Michael Hordern. Angus McBean. 1952.
410 x 315 mm black and white photographic print mounted on stiff card with McBean's stamp to verso, signed by Angus McBean in pencil to margin; very good.
This photograph shows Michael Hordern as Jaques in the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre's 1952 production of As You Like It. His performance was critically acclaimed.The Coventry Evening Telegraph dubbed him the "Knight of the Rueful Countenance" while the Birmingham Post said that he "quietly but surely revealed… the full beauty of the character".