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Full length portrait of an actor and actress from the Sixes and....

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Record ID
31-57651

Photographer
Schmidt, Herman John Schmidt, Herman John
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Date
1909

Subjects
Sixes and Sevens Opera Company, Portraits, Costume, Clothing and dress, Mens clothing, Womens clothing, Performing arts, OperaSixes and Sevens Opera CompanyPortraitsCostumeClothing and dressMens clothingWomens clothingPerforming artsOpera
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Original Format
Glass plate negative

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Description
Full length portrait of an actor and actress from the Sixes and Sevens Opera Company as they appeared in Isabel Maud Peacocke and Thomas Humphrey's musical, Sixes and Sevens, which was performed at His Majesty's Theatre, Auckland at the end of March, 1909. The actress on the left is wearing a full length dark coloured dress with a double row button trim on the skirt, leg-of-mutton sleeves with large pleats over the shoulders, a lace insert on the bodice with a high neck and frill, a large hat with flower trim, holding a parasol and is pulling the ear of the actor who is wearing a white dinner jacket and bow tie