Serpentine dance in national colors
A woman in a white gown performs a skirt dance, using her arms to produce circles and other patterns within the folds of her costume. Her legs and feet appear to be bare.
Heise, William - Sheridan, Crissie - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)
Ella Lola, a la Trilby
Ella Lola, a la Trilby [dance]
A young, dark-haired woman performs a dance inspired by George du Maurier's character Trilby, in an early modern dance style reminiscent of Isadora Duncan. She dances barefoot without stockings and is dressed in a long, flowing gown bound across the bosom in Grecian style, with inside fringe and a draped cape hooked to her wrist. She also wears what appears to be a garland...
White, James H. (James Henry) - Lola, Ella - Heise, William - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress)