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Thursday, 25 November 2010

Happy Mediums

At home with a cold yesterday, daytime tv took pity on me by showing a pair of spooky films; 'The Ghost and Mrs Miniver', a melancholy comedy starring a sparky Rex Harrison, and 'Seance on a Rainy Afternoon' an altogether more downbeat affair with Dickie Attenborough.  These inspired me to take another look at the catalogue for 'The Perfect Medium: Photography and the Occult',  an exhibition held at the Met in New York in 2005. Here's a sample:






3 comments:

  1. I was at that exhibition but neglected to buy the catalogue. Now I may have to go and dig up a copy. Thanks for the reminder, Mr. Glimmung.

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  2. You mean The Ghost and Mrs. Muir?

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