Photographic film still for 'Shree 420'


Museum of Art & Photography

Museum of Art & Photography
Bangalore, India

Film still for the Hindi film 'Shree 420' (Mr. 420), released in the
year 1955.

The still shows the two lead characters Ranbir Raj
(Raj Kapoor) and his love interest Vidya (Nargis). Ranbir Raj is
present to the left of the frame in a bust-length, quarter profile
view. Dressed in a coat, he is holding his hat with his right hand
above his head, while looking in Vidya's direction with a cheerful
smile on his face. Vidya is standing in front of him in a bust length
view, wearing a sari and blouse. Captured in a quarter profile view,
her head is turned backwards in Ranbir Raj's direction, as she looks
at him from the corner of her eyes while holding a slight smile on
her face.


  • Title: Photographic film still for 'Shree 420'
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Location: India
  • Physical Dimensions: H. 16.4 cm W. 21.5 cm
  • Type: Film Still
  • Contributor: Museum of Art and Photography
  • Medium: Silver gelatin print- B&W
  • Release Date: 1955
  • Credits: Writer- Khwaja Ahmad Abbas Producer and Director- Raj Kapoor Cast- Raj Kapoor, Nargis, Nemo and Nadira Music - Shankar Jaikishan.
  • Category: Popular Art
  • Banner: Banner- R.K. Films Producer- Raj Kapoor

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