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    Anna May Wong by Ruth Harriet Louise (MGM, Late 1920s). Portrait Photo (10" X 13").
    Vintage gelatin silver, double weight, satin photo. Anna May Wong was the first Chinese American film star, and made an immediate impact in her earliest silent pictures. Her acting and dancing talent can be seen in mesmerizing performances for The Toll of the Sea (1922), The Thief of Bagdad (1924) and Piccadilly (1929), among many more. There is a small smudge in the top right corner and a gouge in the bottom left background. There is an embossed photographer stamp on the front and a studio/photographer stamp and publicity snipe on the verso Fine/Very Fine.


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    March, 2012
    23rd-24th Friday-Saturday
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