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2009/43/1-1/8 Photographic print, black and white, 'Hot Soup', portrait of Janet Dawson, location Eastern Market (now demolished), photograph by Bruno Benini, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1957. Click to enlarge.

‘HOT SOUP’ by Bruno Benini

Photographed by Benini, Bruno in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1957.

Photographic print, black and white, ‘Hot Soup’, portrait of Janet Dawson, location Eastern Market (now demolished), photograph by Bruno Benini, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1957

Model wears her own silk taffetta evening dress made by her mother.

Summary

Object No.

2009/43/1-1/8

Object Statement

Photographic print, black and white, 'Hot Soup', portrait of Janet Dawson, location Eastern Market (now demolished), photograph by Bruno Benini, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1957

Physical Description

Photographic print, black and white, 'Hot Soup', portrait of Janet Dawson, location Eastern Market (now demolished), photograph by Bruno Benini, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1957

Model wears her own silk taffetta evening dress made by her mother.

Marks

Signed and dated, Bruno Benini 1957

Dimensions

Height

611 mm

Width

507 mm

Depth

8 mm

Production

Notes

Printed c1999

History

Notes

This object is part of the Bruno Benini photography archive which was acquired by the Powerhouse Museum with the assistance of the Australian Government's National Cultural Heritage Account in 2009.

This particular print was created by Benini for the 'Bruno Benini: fashion images 1956-1976' exhibition held at RMIT Gallery, Melbourne, Friday 12 February - Saturday 13 March 1999.

The dress and coat which appear in the photograph are now in the collection of the National Gallery of Victoria.

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