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Digital Photograph - Girl Dressed as Pierrot, Melbourne, 1918 Reg. No: MM 110606
- Description Of Content:
- Studio portrait of a girl dressed as Pierrot in a clown costume.
This is a studio portrait of Elvie Watson, dressed as a Pierrot clown in 1918. She was four years old and starting her career as a dancer. She used to perform in pantomimes, Vaudeville shows and operas around Melbourne. Elvie was the daughter of Mr and Mrs E. Watson of Fitzroy Street Fitzroy and had been in pantomime from the age of five.
- Acquisition Information:
- Copied from Miss Eve Greenhatch, 2006
|Themes this item is part of:||Leisure Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, Melbourne's Biggest Family Album Collection|
|Primary Classification:||RECREATION & TOURISM|
|Secondary Classification:||Performing Arts - Concerts|
|People Depicted:||Watson, Elvie|
|Format:||Digital Still Image: Black & White; Tiff|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Victoria, Australia, 1918
Source of Date Depicted: Contributor's estimate.