Oil on canvas 20 x 20 inches
First exhibited London Royal Academy 1955 No. 320
Born Joan Louis Asa Taylor in London in
1920, changed her name to Josie Terena and changed her name again to Joan Rhodes.
Became famed in music halls, variety theatres and cabarets for her feats of strength.
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