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Caricature of Lillie Langtry.

Image ID: w99f2

Caricature of Lillie Langtry. (1901-1915)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Caricature of Lillie Langtry.

Creator

: Binns, L. J. -- Artist

Specific Material Type

: drawings

Item Physical Description

: 1 drawing : col. ; 22 x 14 cm.

Notes

: Lily Langtry organized her own theatrical company and toured in Europ e and the United States. The American actress Lillian Russell attended Langtry's performance at Wallack's Theatre in New York City on Nov. 6, 1982, leaving during the last intermission. The public press promoted a rivalry between what was called the "two Lillies". Another connection between them existed in the person of American playboy tycoon Diamond Jim Brady, who, havi ....
[See More...] Note 2.) Pen and ink and watercolor cariacature of English actress Lily Langtry, identified on the drawing as Mrs. Langtry. Note 3.) Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923

Source

: L. J. Binns caricatures, 1901-1915. / Lillie Langtry.

Location

: The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts / Billy Rose Theatre Division

Catalog Call Number

: *T-Vim 1998-025 Box 1, folder 29

Digital ID

: w99f2

Record ID

: 182385

Digital Item Published

: 3-15-2007; updated 3-25-2011

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