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Charles Gray and Jack Greer in character as a couple of sailors under the name "Shrimp and Lobster". Photographic postcard by Central Photographic Co., ca. 1930.

Date
[1930?]
Reference
2064386i
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The James Gardiner Collection. Photographs.
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Description

A double act called Shrimp and Lobster, played by Charles Gray and Jack Greer in the role of camp sailors, apparently exchanging innuendoes as part of the Christmas pantomime 'Dick Whittington and his cat' at the Brixton Theatre, 1930-1931 (interpretation of inscription on verso, partly indistinct)

Publication/Creation

[London] (27 Red Lion Street, Clerkenwell, E.C.1) : Central Photographic Co, [1930?]

Physical description

1 print : photoprint ; 13.5 x 8.6 cm

Lettering

Central Photographic Co. 27 Red Lion Street, Clerkenwell, E.C.1

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 2064386i

Notes

This work is untitled: the title has been supplied by the cataloguer for identification purposes.

Languages

  • English

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  • Romantic fantasy and comic postcards

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