circa 1876-1929
5.25 in HIGH x 3.5 in WIDE
(13.33 cm HIGH x 8.89 cm WIDE)
Gift of Estrellita Jones

Embossed into postcard at bottom right: "A. Esplugas" in cursive font above "BARCELONA." Printed on back of postcard at top: "TARJETE POSTAL / UNION POSTAL UNIVERSAL / Correspondencia / Direccion."

Poscard of Estrellita. Photo taken by A. Esplugas, in Barcelona, Spain. Estrellita is wearing a dance costume and is posing with castanets. The dress in the collection and is H73.187.4G.

Antoni Esplugas (Barcelona 1876-1929) was a well known photographer who had a studio in Barcelona . He photographed the artists of the period: singers, dancers, bullfighters and pelotaris (Jay Alay players). His photographioc archive is kept at the Arxiu Naciional de Catalunya (Catalan National Archive).

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