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Aldous Huxley, 1894-1963
Literary File, Photography Collection

13 items

Acquisition: Internal transfers
Access: Open for research
Processed by: Mary Foster and Susan McClellan, 2006
RLIN Record ID: None


Table of Contents

Scope and Contents
Item List
Index of Photographers

Scope and Contents

The Aldous Huxley Literary File consists of 13 photographs, most of which are portraits of Huxley. Also included are portraits of his brother Julian Huxley and his nephew Francis Huxley. An index at the end of this guide lists photographers whose work is featured in this file. Further descriptions of some items are available in a card catalog in the repository.

This file forms a part of the Literary File Collection, which is comprised of photographs and albums withdrawn from the libraries and/or papers of literary figures, and generally include portraits and images collected by or of those figures.

*Items are located at PH:LF:Huxley, A., unless otherwise indicated.


Item List

Container Accession / P No. Description
*P1 Portrait of Aldous Huxley as a young man.
*P2 Portrait of Aldous Huxley standing on a doorstep; mounted, signed on mount recto and dated 1933.
*P3A-P3B Two portraits of Aldous Huxley in a garden: full length, with his right hand on his hip (P3A) and seated on steps (P3B).
*P4 Portrait of Aldous Huxley; signed presentation copy from him to J. Schwartz, 1949.
*P5 Photographic reproduction of a drawing of Aldous Huxley by Georges Schreiber.
*P6 Portrait of Francis Huxley (Julian Huxley's son) as a young man.
*P7 Group portrait of three men (Aldous Huxley in center?) looking at various antiquated instruments displayed on a table.
* 988:0033:0001Portrait of Aldous Huxley, 1946 (date inscribed on image verso, but subject looks much younger).
*988:0033:0002 Portrait of Aldous Huxley as an older man.
PH:LF:OV Box, MediumP8 Portrait of Julian Huxley; signed presentation from him to Nacho Millan, July [19]47.
PH:FC-01:DR-04 988:0027:0001-0002Two glass transparencies of Aldous Huxley (10.4 x 12.7 cm.).


Index of Photographers

Craig, Helen--P6
United Press International--988:0033:0001-0002


Aldous Huxley Literary File Finding Aid
(Last modified: 9 November 2007)

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