Digital Transgender Archive

Oscar Sabo dressed as a woman with Josefine Dora dressed as a man, as flamenco dancers. Photographic postcard by L. Willinger, 192-.

Haiti. Tatara-tatara-tatarata, Sie war aus La Plata. Oscar Sabo. Josefine Dora. Phot. Willinger

Oscar Sabo (1881-1969) and Josefine Dora (1867-1944). Gender role reversal on a German–made photo postcard depicting two celebrated Austrian actors performing (unusually for them) in drag. Unidentified production, 1920s

Part of James Gardiner Collection: photograph album labelled ‘Drag’.

Item Information

Identifier
nv935308d
Collection
James Gardiner 20th Century Drag Postcards
Institution
Wellcome Library
Date Issued
1920 to circa 1930
Genre
Photographs
Prints
Topic(s)
Female impersonators
Role reversal
Resource Type
Still Image
Analog Format
1 photograph : photoprint ;
Rights
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