No. 3574. Play. H.a Freeman's Panto. Character.
Watercolour with pen and ink on board. 380 x 196mm. 15 x 7¾". Chip to lower right-corner of board.
A young lady dressed as a guard. Standing in green tights, a green jacket with gilt decorated sleeves and a growing heart design as the centre-piece, held closed by a belt. She wears a white lace bow tie and a green hat with a feather; in her right hand she holds a spear. A Mr. Harry Freeman was and entertainer in the East end of London performing mainly in muscial theatre from around the late 1890's. A costume design by the large costumier company of Hugo Baruch & Co. for "Mr Freeman's Pantomime".
Ex Collection: Alec Clunes.
[Ref: 22714] £240.00