Sitter: Miss Grace Palotta (stage name) ( ).
Born: 1870? Vienna, Austria Died: 21 Feb 1959 Notting Hill, London, England - source: The Australian Literature Resource: http://www.austlit.edu.au/run?ex=ShowAgent&agentId=A)t]
Biog: Austrian actress.
Role: Daisy Dapple, a lady journalist.
Occasion: "The Messenger Boy", a musical play, by James T. Tanner and Alfred Murray, the Gaiety Theatre, 3 February 1900.
Location: The Lafayette studio, 179 New Bond Street, London.
Descr: FL standing.
Costume Designer: Wilhelm.
Costume Suppliers: Miss Fisher, Madame Auguste, B.J. Simmons & Co., J.A. Harris & Co. Ltd., or Morris Angel. Modern dresses by Madame Auguste, Mrs. Nettleship, J. Shortbred & Co., or Boulter, Hepburn and Watts. Wigs by W. Clarkson.
Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop.
Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 179 New Bond Street, London.
Evidence of photographer at work: -
No of poses: 1.
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Biog: The Green Room Book, London, 1907. [see also: A Viennese Romance, Or, The Life and Adventures of an Actress by Grace Palotta - 1906]
Role: The Era, 10 February 1900, p 13a.
Occasion: Play programme (production file at Theatre Museum); The Era, 10 February 1900, p 13a-b.
Costume Designer: The Era, 10 February 1900, p 13b; Play programme (production file at Theatre Museum).
Costume Supplier: Play programme (production file at Theatre Museum).
Reproduced: The Sketch, 28 February 1900, p 251.
Additional Information: -