Cissie Harcourt drying her hair on s.s. Staatsecretaire Kraatke

Cissie Harcourt drying her hair on s.s. Staatsecretaire Kraatke

Notes

University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: BL02-040. "Self" = Cissie Harcourt. This photograph is from an albumĀ entitled "Chronicle of a Tour of Pelissier's Follies". Pelissier's Follies was a British theatre troupe set up by the English producer H.G. Pelissier. The group toured Asia in 1911 including stops at Shanghai, Hong Kong and Tianjin. Cissie Harcourt was a member of the theatre company.

Caption in album or on mount

Self (washing) or rather drying hair in the sun on s.s. Staatsecretaire Kraatke returning from Tientsin to Shanghai. "Caught unawares"

Date

May 1911

Material

Paper

Media

Black and white photograph

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