[Carnival of Jazz]

"Necking time...on the spacious dance floor" - Original Photograph

Original Keystone Press Photograph of a couple engaged in a passionate embrace on the floor of the Royal Albert Hall, taken during the London Carnival of Jazz in January of 1959.  Press label to verso reads in part "More than 3,500 teenagers went to the Royal Albert Hall on Friday night, for the third all-night Carnival of Jazz. / It's 5:30 am, and necking time for this couple on the spacious dance floor.  As the dancing goes on and on, at the Royal Albert Hall- home of the Proms."  Edge wear, sizing notations to verso, overall fine.  8 x 10 inches (20.3 x 25.4 cm.). (19581)

Unsigned Photo
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