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A ventriloquist in drag, known as "Thora ?". Photographic postcard, 191-.

Date:
[between 1910 and 1919?]
Reference:
2044823i
Part of:
The James Gardiner Collection. Photographs.
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Description

The ventriloquist is in drag holding a prop under his chin, looking at the viewer. The question mark following Thora printed on the postcard suggests they perform with an androgynous gender expression.

Publication/Creation

[Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], [between 1910 and 1919?]

Physical description

1 photographic postcard ; 13.5 x 8.7 cm

Lettering

Thora ? Ventriloquist. Thora ?

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 2044823i

Lettering note

Lettering written in black and white ink on bottom recto

Notes

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

Languages

  • English

Where to find it

  • Photograph album labelled ‘Drag'

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