Deportment  (2016)

A portrait of students from the Grove Finishing School for Young Ladies, from footage originally produced by Muriel Orr-Ewing during the 1960s. The Grove, where Orr-Ewing served as founder and headmistress, taught its students proper comportment and refined etiquette. 

 

Deportment

  

C.Tennant  (2016, 03:03min) 

Original 16mm kodachrome,

Murriel Orr-Ewing1962

Prelude, Fugue and Allegro in E-flat major, BWV 998 - III. Allegro
by Johann Sebastian Bach,
performed by Martha Goldstein (musopen.org) 

Typeface(s): Jean-Luc by Atelier Carvalho Bernau,

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