Vintage Joan Crawford w Spidery Eyelashes and Big Fur by G. Hurrell 10 x 13

Vintage Joan Crawford w Spidery Eyelashes and Big Fur by G. Hurrell 10 x 13

This portrait of JOAN CRAWFORD was taken in the early 1930′s by. His stamp is on reverse. Please Credit HURREL M. Also: Joan Crawford Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. The photo is in excellent condition, with some slight silvering. 10 x 13 inches. Printed on heavy paper. This image was once owned by Miss Crawford. In the late 1920s. Was introduced to the actor. And agreed to take a series of photographs of him. Novarro was impressed with the results and showed them to the actress. Who was attempting to mould her wholesome image into something more glamorous and sophisticated in an attempt to land the title role in the movie. She asked Hurrell to photograph her in poses more provocative than her fans had seen before. After she showed these photographs to her husband, MGM production chief. Thalberg was so impressed that he signed Hurrell to a contract with. Making him head of the portrait photography department. Throughout the decade, Hurrell photographed every star contracted to MGM, and his striking black-and-white images were used extensively in the marketing of these stars. Among the performers regularly photographed by him during these years were silent screen star Dorothy Jordan, as well as Myrna Loy. Who was said to have refused to allow herself to be photographed by anyone else. The item “Vintage Joan Crawford w Spidery Eyelashes and Big Fur by G. Hurrell 10 x 13″ is in sale since Sunday, January 29, 2017. This item is in the category “Entertainment Memorabilia\Movie Memorabilia\Photographs\Pre-1940\Black & White”. The seller is “sevenveils7″ and is located in Kyburz, California. This item can be shipped to United States.
  • Size: 10 x 13
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States

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