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Boucicault, Nina
Neg. No: 1873
Neg. Size: 15"x12"
Neg. Date: 11-02-1899

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Sitter: Nina Boucicault [stage name], Mrs. Donald Innes Smith (1867-1950).

Biog: Actress; Daughter of Dion Boucicault, the elder, actor and dramatist and sister of Dion Boucicault, the younger, actor-manager; m. 1st (?) E.H. Kelly; m. 2nd (?) Donald Innes Smith; creator of the role of J.M. Barrie's Peter Pan (1904).

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Date: 11 February 1899.

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Location: The Lafayette studio, 179 New Bond Street, London.

Descr: FL standing.

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Furniture & Props: Rococo fireplace with painted mirror; lamp with support and shade.

Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 179 New Bond Street, London.

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No of poses: 2.

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Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.

 

References:

Biog: Who's Who in the Theatre; Kurt Gänzl, The Encyclopedia of the Musical Theatre, Oxford, 1994.

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Additional Information: In the year of photograph she played title-role in revival of "Sweet Lavender", at Terry's Theatre.

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