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Details

  • Event: LADDER OF LIFE, THE
  • Person:

    author : Rogers, Charles, Mr.

    author : Boyne, William, Mr.

  • Date: 1900 = 1920
  • Brief description: Pictorial poster advertising THE LADDER OF LIFE, probably at the Theatre Royal, Chatham, from Monday 22 July, [19-?].
  • Identifier: UKC-POS-CHTTR.0599321
  • Theatre: Theatre Royal, High Street & Chatham & Kent & England
  • Subject keyword: drama

Further Details

  • Accession Number: 0599321
  • Event: LADDER OF LIFE, THE
  • Associated people:

    author : Rogers, Charles, Mr.

    author : Boyne, William, Mr.

  • Description level: 4
  • Language: English
  • Material type: poster, pictorial
  • Identity code: UKC/POS/CHT TR : 0599321
  • Notes:

    Illustrated with a scene from the play, in colour. A woman lies asleep in bed, and a man, who was about to stab her with a knife, is surprised by another woman at the door.

    Details of the theatre and dates of performance were printed at the top of the poster, but are now mostly missing because at some point this part of the poster has been ripped out. The play was written in 1898.

  • Part: Playbill Collection
  • Condition: 2
  • Dimensions: 766 x 509 mm
  • Medium: colour lithography on paper
  • Physicaldescript summary: top of playbill and top left hand corner torn out
  • Date: 1900 = 1920
  • Organisation: printer : David Allen and Sons Ltd, Belfast
  • Theatre: Theatre Royal, High Street & Chatham & Kent & England
  • Repository: Special Collections, University of Kent at Canterbury

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