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    Greta Garbo by Olaf Ekstrand (1923). Swedish Portrait Photo (7" X 19.5").
    Vintage gelatin silver, double weight, matte photo. At the tender age of 18, Greta Garbo is beautifully captured in this image by Swedish photographer Olaf Ekstrand. Taken in Stockholm, it is perhaps part of the star's first professional photography sitting. This photo and the other included in this auction are some of the earliest images of the actress. Ekstrand's stamp can be seen on the recto, and there is a rubber stamp on the verso indicating it is from a Swedish Film Institute in Stockholm. Very Fine.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2012
    29th-30th Thursday-Friday
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