Publicity still from the 1916 silent movie, "Sherlock Holmes," starring William Gillette.

Title

Publicity still from the 1916 silent movie, "Sherlock Holmes," starring William Gillette.

Subject

Silent Movie still.

Description

A publicity still from the 1916 silent movie, "Sherlock Holmes," starring William Gillette. The film was thought to be lost forever until a surviving copy was found in a vault in Paris last year. It will be shown for the first time in decades this fall at the Essanay Theater in Chicago, where the film was originally shot. Courtesy of the University of Minnesota

Creator

William Gillette

Source

Courtesy of the University of Minnesota

Publisher

Courtesy of the University of Minnesota

Date

1916

Rights

Access conditions
Use of this image may be governed by U.S. and international copyright laws. Please contact Special Collections and Rare Books for permission to publish this image. http://special.lib.umn.edu/rare/

Relation

https://umedia.lib.umn.edu/node/90566?mode=basic

Original Format

Still image

External Image URL

https://umedia.lib.umn.edu/zoom/zoom.php

Files

20150625_sherlockarchive4_53.jpg

Citation

William Gillette , “Publicity still from the 1916 silent movie, "Sherlock Holmes," starring William Gillette.,” A Study in Holmesiana, accessed January 19, 2018, http://holmesiana.net/items/show/81.