Gabrielle Ray (Gabrielle Elizabeth Clifford Cook)(1883-1973), Actress and dancer
Sitter in 180 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
gelatin silver chloride printing-out paper print, 1903