Wot cher! Polka

Wot cher! Polka

Creator
Albert Chevalier
Charles Ingle
Bertram Chevalier

H.G. Banks
Reynolds & Co
Date
Early 20th Century
Code
CH/5/6/5/85
Extent
Double sided sheet of paper
Level
Item
Repository
MoDA
Scope
Colour lithograph music sheet cover titled.Wot Cher!',with reproduced photographic image. Originally composed in 1891 by brothers Albert Chevalier and Charles Ingle and sung by Albert. Arranged for this music cover by John Crook. Lithographer H.G. Banks, using photographic image by Bertram Chevalier(brother to Albert and Charles]. Published by Reynolds & Company. London. Early twentieth century. Colour lithogragh. Title in red to top rigth 'WOT CHER! / Polka'. With blue leaf scroll oval frame. Red inside the frame with a reproduced photographic image of Albert Chevalier, showing his back, with his head turned towards the view. The head and his hat are oversized. Text next to him ' ALBERT CHEVALIER / IN HIS / SUCCESSFUL SONG / WOT CHER! / OR / KNOCKED 'EM IN THE / OLD KENT ROAD'. Text below frame 'ARRANGED / BY / JOHN CROOK / ON / CHARLES INGLE'S FAMOUS MELODY'. Verso has performance details.