The Sisters G: part 2

The sisters with French dancer Mlle. Floryane on the cover of 'Paris Plaisirs', July 1927
The sisters with French dancer Mlle. Floryane on the cover of ‘Paris Plaisirs’, July 1927

As I was researching for my previous post on the Sisters G, I came across so many wonderful images that I’ve decided to do a second post to showcase some of those that didn’t make it into the blog. They’re roughly in chronological order.

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The Scintillating Sisters G: stars of the 1920s

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The Sisters G photographed by Dorothy Wilding in London in the 1920s – the image was titled ‘Butterflies’

The dancing sisters Karla and Eleanor Gutöhrlein/Gutchrlein (also written as Carla and Eleaner) were born around 1910 but there is little else known with certainty about them although I believe they may have had another sister. One report suggests they were born in 1911 and 1912. In the years since, they have often been confused with the more famous Dolly Sisters.  Continue reading “The Scintillating Sisters G: stars of the 1920s”