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    Joan Crawford in Rain by John Miehle (United Artists, 1932). Portrait Photo (10.75" X 13.75").
    Vintage silver gelatin, double weight, satin finish photo. There is a John Miehle embossed blind stamp in the lower left of the image. Joan Crawford delivers an astonishing performance as Sadie Thompson in this adaptation of W. Somerset Maugham's classic tale. Printed on cream-toned paper, this powerful image of the legendary actress shows only a small tear in the right border, a spot in the lower right corner, and corner bumps. Though this would be one of Crawford's most important roles, the studio didn't issue much promotional material for the film. Thus, making this marvelous portrait incredibly rare. Very Fine-.


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