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1933 Rotogravure Mary Pickford Actress Silent Film Hollywood United Artists GTS1

1933 Rotogravure Mary Pickford Actress Silent Film Hollywood United Artists GTS1

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"Mary Pickford"

This is an original 1933 sepia rotogravure portrait of the legendary silent film actress, Mary Pickford (1892-1979). Born Gladys Marie Smith, she was known as "America's Sweetheart" and "Little Mary." A child stage actor, her first screen appearance was with the Biograph Company under the direction of D. W. Griffith. Starring in such films as "Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm" (1917), "Pollyanna" (1920), and "Tess of the Storm Country" (1922), she became one of the richest and most influential women in Hollywood. She helped to establish United Artists Pictures and was one of 36 founders of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

CONDITION

This 81+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +. No creases. Tightly cropped - left margin. No surface rub. 1 inch tear - bottom left corner. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Rotogravure; Sepia
  • Grade: Very Fine +
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6.5 x 9.5 inches; 17 x 24 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)

Period Paper is pleased to offer a collection of rotogravures of publicity shots of Hollywood actors and actresses of the 1930's. From the famous to the not so-well-known stars of the golden age of the movies, this collection will be of interest to movie buffs and collectors of Hollywood movie memorabilia.

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