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French or Belgian prisoners of war, some in drag, posing on stage during a crowded scene of "La dame aux camélias"; at Sennelager prisoner of war camp in Germany. Photographic postcard, 191-.

Date
[1918?]

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Description

Several people are standing in conversation whilst some actors attend to a man in drag who has fainted to the left of the scene. This looks like an ambitious production of a play based on the 1848 novel by Alexandre Dumas fils. The character fainting is presumably Marguérite who collapses

Lettering

Théâtre de Senne-civil "La dame aux Camélias" 4e. acte

Publication/Creation

[Schloss Neuhaus, Paderborn, Germany] : [publisher not identified], [1918?]

Physical description

1 photograph : photoprint ; sheet 8.9 x 13.8 cm

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 2043804i

Language

  • French


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Credit

French or Belgian prisoners of war, some in drag, posing on stage during a crowded scene of "La dame aux camélias"; at Sennelager prisoner of war camp in Germany. Photographic postcard, 191-. Public Domain Mark


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