1923 Monte Blue Silent Film Actor Movie Biography Print ORIGINAL HISTORIC IMAGE


"Monte Blue."

This is an original 1923 two-page halftone print of Monte Blue (1887-1963), an American silent film actor who worked his way to star from being a day laborer in D. W. Griffith's studio. He appeared in "Orphans of the Storm," and as a romantic lead in many other films. Please see both images. (Please note that there is printing on the reverse of each.)

Period Paper is pleased to offer a collection of rare halftone prints from The Blue Book of the Screen which was put together in 1923 to showcase the stars of the silent film era. This collection was originally printed on extremely low quality paper in low quantities and is very rare to find.


This 88+ year old Item is rated Fine. Light aging throughout. No creases. No surface rub. No tears. Light water staining.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black & White / Grayscale
  • Grade: Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 7.5 x 10.5 inches; 19 x 27 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)