Portrait photograph. 8" x 10". Fine. Small embossed stamp, and rubberstamp on rear of photographer G. Maillard Kesslere. A formal portrait of Tilden, taken during his short acting career. According to a pencil note on the verso, this photograph was taken for the play Dracula in which Tilden played the Count. Inscribed by Tilden: "To Viola Kane with my best and the hope we will play many a show together. William T. Tilden 2nd." Undated but circa late 1920s.