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Gabrielle Ray (1883-1973), Actress and dancer
Gabrielle Ray (Gabrielle Elizabeth Clifford Cook)
Sitter in 150 portraits
Gabrielle Elizabeth Clifford Cook was born at Bamford Grange, Cheadle, Stockport. She made her first stage appearances as a child. In her teens she understudied Gertie Millar in the The Toreador at the Gaiety Theatre. She became one of the most popular picture-postcard beauties of the day.
by Frederic G. Hodsoll
print on silver-toned printing-out paper, 1903