This 1958 photograph features Audrey Hepburn during the filming of The Nun's Story.
The Nun’s Story is a 1959 Warner Brothers film directed by Fred Zinnemann and starring Audrey Hepburn. Based upon the 1956 novel of the same title by Kathryn Hulme, the story tells of the life of Sister Luke (Hepburn). A major portion of the film takes place in the Belgian Congo, site of location shooting, where Sister Luke assists Dr. Fortunati in surgical procedures at a mission hospital. The location was Yakusu, a center of missionary and medical activity. The Movie also received a Certificate of Recognition from the National Conference of Christians and Jews, according to contemporary Hollywood Reporter news items.
Edition #: Limited Edition of 30
Edition Size: 11 inches by 14 inches
Hand Signed : Reverse Lower Right Pencil
Medium: Modern Giclee Photographic Edition Print
Condition: Excellent, Delivered in museum standard archival sleeves for additional protection and conservation
Provenance: Leo Fuchs Archives, Private collection