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    Beauty Prize (Sofar Film, 1930). French Photo (7.25" X 9.5").
    It was a heady time of important transition in the film industry...1930. Enigmatic beauty, Louise Brooks, the Ziegfeld hoofer from Kansas, snubbed Hollywood and went to Europe. This quite rare still is from one of her three best known films, shot in France with an Italian director. She is seen here giving Jean Bradin, "the look," as he tries to persuade her to sign a film contract. There is a faint X scratch on the left shoulder of Bradin, and some light surface crinkles. On the verso, there is an Argentinean newspaper stamp, date stamp, and handwritten Spanish notes. If you've ever wanted to possess a special piece on this special actress, here's your chance! Fine/Very Fine.


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