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John LaGatta (1894-1977)
Filming a formal dance scene.
“Dancing the minuet before a camera and the hundred people behind it isn't the same as just dancing because you like the person you're dancing with.”
Magazine story illustration: “Preview”, author: Richard Sherman, Saturday Evening Post, November 5, 1938;
Oil on board, 32 x 24" signed lower center.
Condition: Very good overall, cleaned ca. 1994, and framed in a wide, metal-leaf, Boston-type moulding.
Exhibited: Directors Club, NYC September, 1996.