About this object
A group portrait photograph of Hamlet players, participants in a Shakespearean Pageant, Havelock North. Dr Frederic De Lisle is pictured as the King. Other cast members are also identified on the back of the photograph by their characters: Hamlet, Mr E S Harris; Gravedigger, Mr J Richard; Horatio, Mr W A Meads; Queen, Miss F Lee; Ophelia, Mrs Butler. The other attendant and page boys are unidentified.
Photographer, L C White.
Leonard Charles Whitehead
Black and white photograph mounted on card.
Height x Width: 153 x 204mm
Height x Width: 246 x 302mm
L C Whitehead, Hastings, NZ, Embossed, Embossed
Frederic de Lisle; 11 Jun 1846; 12 Oct 1919
Current rights code
Out of copyright
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 3480 a
gifted by Mrs Florence Le Lievre
3480 a, m80/58, 84152