Not currently on display at the V&A

Poster

1939 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Pictorial and typographic. The illustration shows seven lions and lionesses with Priscilla Kayes in the ring. Priscilla Kayes is wearing a white sequined military-style costume and plumed helmet.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Printed ink on paper
Brief Description
Poster advertising Bertram Mills' Circus, featuring Priscilla Kayes and her Lions, 1939
Physical Description
Pictorial and typographic. The illustration shows seven lions and lionesses with Priscilla Kayes in the ring. Priscilla Kayes is wearing a white sequined military-style costume and plumed helmet.
Dimensions
  • Poster height: 50.7cm
  • Poster width: 31.6cm
Object history
Associated Production: Bertram Mills' Circus. Company: Priscilla Kayes' Lions. Olympia, Kensington, London. 22.12.1939-27.1.1940. Performance category: circus.
Production
Nesfield Street, Bradford
Subject depicted
Collection
Accession Number
S.172-1994

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record createdJuly 23, 2010
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