French photographic postcard of Kitty Lord: 1901-1914
© Museum of London
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French photographic postcard of Kitty Lord in stage costume. Kitty Lord's career spanned the years 1894-1915. Little is known about Kitty Lord. It is known that she played at major London Music Halls such as the Tivoli, The Oxford, The Paragon and The Hippodrome and that she worked with Fred Carno, Ida Barr, Maurice Chevalier and Gladys Cooper. She also worked in Paris and Naples. This image is a promotional studio portrait. Kitty Lord is shown in a provocative costume which is meant to dazzel and excite the audience.
1901 AD - 1914 AD