Tip on a Dead Jockey Madrid Rooftops
Exterior panorama of rooftops in Madrid. This backing depicts MGM's exemplary capacity for sky painting which enhanced the sophisticated look of MGM's films.
William A. Horning, Hans Peters
Scenic Art Supervisor
Rooftop view of Madri
Madrid, Spain, 1950s
18’-9” x 12’-0”
Dry color and gelatin binder on cotton muslin
Gift of J.C. Backings Corporation
Texas Performing Arts, Sandy Carson
MGM 1953 spy thriller set in Madrid.