No. 3450. Play. Character. For H.a. Freemans Pantomime.
Watercolour with pen and ink on board. 380 x 196mm. 15 x 7¾".
A lady in a sparkly dress with balls on the skirt pleats and as shoulder decorations. She holds a parasol in her left hand; further balls hang from the points; a flapping bird perches on her bonnet. A costume design by the large costumier company of Hugo Baruch & Co. for "Mr Freeman's Pantomime". A Mr. Harry Freeman was and entertainer in the East end of London performing mainly in muscial theatre from around the late 1890's.
Ex Collection: Alec Clunes.
[Ref: 22705] £250.00