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Object ID 002184

Object Name Gentleman Joe theater poster

Object Desc Color, print poster for the Theatre Royal performance of Gentleman Joe. Illustration of a beach with women at center in dresses kicking and a crowd of people around them.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002099

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Advertising/Promo


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location 3rd Floor Hallway South

Object Date

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Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords theater,plays,posters,advertising,Theatre Royal,Gentleman Joe,David Allen & Sons Ltd.,Slaughter, Walter,Hood, Basil,

Title Gentleman Joe theater poster

Description Framed color print poster for the play Gentleman Joe. Illustration of a beach setting with pier in background. Four women at center in dresses kicking/dancing. Man with camera at right. Crowd of people in background. Text along top and bottom edges. At top "Theatre Royal, / Chatham". At right edge "Monday, November 17th, for Six Nights / Matinee, Wednesday, November Nov. 19 at 2.30". "a Musical / Comedy / Gentleman / Joe / (The Hanson Cabby". Along bottom edge "Originally Produced / at the / Prince of Wales' Theatre / London. Milton Bode's Company". Particle board backing and cotton string for hanging.


Approx Collection Date

Height 21

Length 0

Width 31

Depth 0.75

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

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Quantity 0

Material wood; glass; paper; polyester


Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker David Allen & Sons Ltd.

Maker Details

Maker Mark Lower right edge.


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Image Caption CMY2099



Date MAY 13,2014

Summary fair

Assessor BN

Notes Top part of frame is loose, use caution when handling. Paper is yellowed on edges. Vertical crease at center. Colors, especially red, are faded. Creases along edges and wrinking in paper. Frame is worn with areas of loss and chipping. Scratches. Glass has dust accretions. On back green tape is loose on edges. Cord is frayed on ends. Writing in ink at top center and in pencil at upper left. Sticker at upper left corner. Holes in particle board. Scratches throughout.


Date MAY 13,2014

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On-Site Collection Storage from On Exhibit - automatic entry by admin

Date MAY 13,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to 3rd Floor Hallway South from Bay View Pharmacy - automatic entry by admin