Item Type: Carte-de-Visite - Jones Anglo
Full Description: A signed and dated carte-de-visite of a pair of professional male entertainers, each in black tights and frilly tops, with the seated gent playing a 30-key Anglo, possibly by George Jones from the fretwork pattern, its hexagonal case on the nearby table. Rear is fully printed with the photographer's advert "Photographed by J Grey, 60 Union Street, Stonehouse, Devon. Sole Patentee of the Chromotype Process for Stonehouse and Devonport". The rear is signed in ink "To Mr Mole, with Lulu and Ala's best wishes, Plymouth 1/8/78". 63 x 105mm. Further J Grey Cartes de Visite may be consulted here .
Source Catalogue No: The Concertina Museum: 188.8.131.52-001
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Created August 2009 by Neil Wayne
Last Modified 07 February 2012 by Neil Wayne, Chris Flint, Wes Williams
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