Tag: 1951

Brown and Silver I (1951)

Pollock, Jackson (1912-1956) Brown and Silver I 1951 Enamel and silver paint on canvas, 144.7 x 107.9 cm Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid ©The Pollock-Krasner Foundation, VEGAP, Madrid Jackson Pollock, one of the foremost practitioners of Action Painting, began to work on his…

Objet-Dard (1951)

Duchamp, Marcel (1887-1968) Objet-Dard (Dart Object) 1951, cast 1962 Bronze, 78 x 197 × 90 cm Tate Britain, London In the 1950s Duchamp created a series of four small-scale ‘erotic objects’: Not a Shoe (1950, Jedermann Collection), Female Fig Leaf (1961…

Albert C. Barnes

(1872–1951) Albert Coombs Barnes Albert C. Barnes in Art: De Chirico, Giorgio (1888-1978) Dr. Albert C. Barnes 1926 Barnes Foundation, Philadelphia   Born January 2 1872 Philadelphia, PA (USA) Died July 24 1951 near Philadelphia, PA (USA) Cause of death Car…

Fabrice Luchini

(1951) Robert Luchini Filmography as Actor: Le retour de Casanova 1992 Director: Édouard Niermans Starring: Alain Delon, Fabrice Luchini     Beaumarchais, l’insolent 1996 Director: Édouard Molinaro Starring: Fabrice Luchini, Sandrine Kiberlain     Molière 2007 Director: Laurent Tirard Starring: Romain Duris, Fabrice Luchini   Born November 1 1951…

Quo Vadis (1951)

Director: Mervyn LeRoy Producer: Sam Zimbalist Screenplay: John Lee Mahin, S.N. Behrman, Sonya Levien Based on: Quo Vadis by Henryk Sienkiewicz Genre: Biography | Drama | Epic | Historical Music: Miklós Rózsa Country: United States Language: English Studio: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Release date: 1951…

Strangers on a Train (1951)

Director: Alfred Hitchcock Producer: Alfred Hitchcock Screenplay: Raymond Chandler, Czenzi Ormonde Based on: Strangers on a Train by Patricia Highsmith Genre: Crime | Film noir | Thriller Music: Dimitri Tiomkin Country: United States Language: English Studio: Warner Bros. Release date: 1951 Running time: 101…

Robert Walker

(1918–1951) Robert Hudson Walker Filmography as Actor: Strangers on a Train 1951 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: Farley Granger, Ruth Roman   Born October 13 1918 Salt Lake City, UT (USA) Died August 28 1951 Los Angeles, CA (USA) Cause of death Accident (overdose)…