An actor in drag, from "Jays concert party". Photographic postcard, 1918.
- Part of
- James Gardiner Collection: photograph album labelled ‘Drag’.
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About this work
A French-published photograph showing a British serviceman in concert party drag, 'somewhere in France' during World War One. Text on verso identifies "Jays" concert party (unidentified unit).The costume consists of a well-made fashionable summer frock in lawn with ruffled skirt, a silk rose at the waist, a beret and matching accessories; all photographed against a backdrop of a grotto
Where to find it
The James Gardiner Collection
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Photograph album labelled ‘Drag'
Location Status AccessClosed stores