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The Merry Widow


Colour prints by Talbot Hughes from the 1st anniversary souvenir book of “The Merry Widow,” 1908. Two images depict star Lily Elsie in her Lucile (Lady Duff Gordon) costumes for the show, one shows co-star Gabrielle Ray in Lucile hat and dress.


Lily Elsie

July 14, 2011 - Posted by | Gabrielle Ray, Lily Elsie, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , ,

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  1. […] Duff-Gordon (Lucile) was responsible for the grown in The Merry Widow and mentioned frequently in Staging […]

    Pingback by Lady Duff-Gordon – The Tatler – Wednesday 19th October 1910 « Grumpy old fart!!! | March 4, 2018 | Reply

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