Wilkie Bard

T.E. Stephens

20 x 30 in (51 x 76 cm)


Wilkie Bard (born William August Smith) (19 March 1874 – 5 May 1944) was a popular British vaudeville and music hall entertainer and recording artist at the beginning of the 20th century. He is best known for his songs "I Want to Sing in Opera" and "The Night Watchman".

introduced tongue twisters such as "She sells seashells by the seashore", based on a song he performed in the show "Dick Whittington and His Cat" in Dury Lane  in 1908



https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wilkie_Bard ) n.d.

1920's poster 250-500 Original poster paper poster size-20x30 stars vintage Wilkie Bard