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Jenny Golder

(circa 1896-1928), Actress and vocalist

Sitter in 6 portraits
Born in Australia to English parents, Golder grew up in Paris. She first appeared in variety and musical comedy shows in England and in Brussels but it was in Paris where she became well known. According to The Times obituary her personality captivated even critical audiences and her eccentric dancing was as successful as her singing. Golder appeared in many revues with American dancer, Harry Pilcer, who had also been Gaby Deslys's dancing partner. In 1925 she had her greatest success with the Folies Bergères revue at the London Palladium. Golder is seen here in one of the costumes for that performance.

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Jenny Golder, by Unknown photographer - NPG x135846

Jenny Golder

by Unknown photographer
bromide print, mid 1920s
NPG x135846

Jenny Golder, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x37267

Jenny Golder

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 30 October 1925
NPG x37267

Jenny Golder, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x37268

Jenny Golder

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 30 October 1925
NPG x37268

Jenny Golder, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x37269

Jenny Golder

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 30 October 1925
NPG x37269

Jenny Golder, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x37270

Jenny Golder

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 30 October 1925
NPG x37270

Jenny Golder, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x37271

Jenny Golder

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 30 October 1925
NPG x37271

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