Julia Marlowe was born August 17, 1866 – died November 12, 1950.  Marlowe was an English-born American actress known for her interpretations of William Shakespeare. She made her Broadway debut in 1895 and went on to appear in more than seventy Broadway productions, often starring with her second husband, Edward Hugh Sothern. Her first husband was Broadway actor Robert Taber who died im 1904. Their marriage lasted from 1894-1900. With Sothern she performed in Shakespearean repertoire in all parts of the United States retiring in the 1920s. Sothern performed in a number of silent films while Marlowe passed on film offers. After Sothern’s death in 1933, Julia Marlowe became somewhat of a recluse. White haired and still beautiful she’d occasionally visit close friends like ailing playwright Edward Sheldon. Julia Marlowe died in 1950 in New York City. She had no children.
Original Julia Marlowe Taber Autograph, signed on Cut Card Stock. Dated 1896. Written: Julia Marlowe Taber February 1896. Also included in a Julia Marlowe Cigar Band from one of her cigars. Approx. size 1 7/8 x 3 3/8 inches. Regular Price – $ 145.00 / Sale Price – $ 49.95.

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