Lily Elsie(1886-1962), Actress and singer
Lily Elsie (Mrs Bullough)
Sitter in 170 portraits
Musical comedy actress; a precocious child star, played Little Red Riding Hood (1896); had great success in The Merry Widow (1907) and The Count of Luxembourg (1911).
by Lizzie Caswall Smith, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
hand-coloured bromide postcard print, 1903
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