This is an original 1933 halftone print of a fashionable lady dressed and undressed. The caption writes, "Although the female of the species is no prey to 'natural' baldness, the wigmaker's clientele is three parts woman to one part man. Most men, after a hopeful dip the expansive sea of tonics (wholesale value, 1931, was $4,300,000), are likely to join, at least in spirit, the Bald Head Club of America, which calls itself America's Jolliest Club."
This 78+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the reverse.
Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
Dimensions: Approximately 5.25 x 7.5 inches; 13 x 19 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)
Keywords specific to this image: New York Public Library, Garment, Fashion, Clothing, Wigmaker