11 September 2000,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,938
GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
A Social Celebrity/En Sparv I Tranedans
1926, Paramount, Swedish -- 40x27½in. (101.6x69cm.), linen-backed, (A-)
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Louise Brooks found fame in films such as Pandora's Box, (1929) and Diary Of A Lost Girl, (1929). The boyish bob, which became her trademark, is now known by many as 'The Louise Brooks Bob'. This Swedish poster for her third film shows her at a barber's shop having her hair cut.
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