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    Louise Brooks in The Canary Murder Case by Eugene Robert Richee (Paramount, 1929). Photo (11" X 14").
    Vintage gelatin silver, double weight, satin finish photo. In all her splendid Jazz Age beauty, Louise Brooks makes a dazzling appearance as nightclub singer "The Canary." William Powell as renowned detective Philo Vance is called in to investigate her murder in this early "part-talkie" mystery. A coquettish Brooks displays her famous bobbed haircut in this enchanting photo by highly regarded photographer Eugene Robert Richee. Only minor imperfections show, including pinholes in the corners, tiny stains in the image and borders, a top right corner chip, creasing in the left border, and two pen marks in the bottom border. There is an embossed photographer stamp in the bottom right corner. Verso: Paramount/Richee credit stamp, pencil writing and remnants from a publicity snipe. Fine/Very Fine.

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