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Three actors in drag, posing in a variety of costumes; in front of a basket on the floor. Photographic postcard, 191-.

Date
[between 1918 and 1920?]
Reference
2044558i
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view Three actors in drag, posing in a variety of costumes; in front of a basket on the floor. Photographic postcard, 191-.

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Description

The trio pose in front of a plain background. Amateur theatricals or fancy dress, London, circa 1918-1920. The two subjects on the left are both women, the central one dressed in shabby working class male clothing and holding a sign saying "No gratuities allowed". The figure on the right Is of ambiguous gender

Publication/Creation

[London] (Holloway, Wood Green, Stoke Newington, Tottenham, Hackney & Camden Town) : Williams' Pioneer Studios Ltd., [between 1918 and 1920?]

Physical description

1 photograph : photoprint ; sheet 13.4 x 8.3 cm

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 2044558i


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  • The James Gardiner Collection

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  • Photograph album labelled ‘Drag'

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