Original publicity photograph of Josephine Baker for the 1936 Broadway musical, Ziegfeld Follies, inscribed to Sunny Templeman.

N.p. N.p., 1936. Vintage double weight publicity photograph of Josephine Baker for the 1936 Broadway musical, Ziegfeld Follies. INSCRIBED by Baker in black marker on the recto: "Mademoiselles / Sunny Templeman / With best wishes from / Josephine Baker / 1940." With a studio insignia for Murray Corman photography studio in New York in white at the bottom right corner.

Ziegfeld Follies was a musical revue with lyrics written by Ira Gershwin and music by Vernon Duke, starring Fanny Brice, Bob Hope, Eve Arden, and Josephine Baker among others. The show opened on Broadway at the Winter Garden Theatre on January 30th 1936 and ran for 115 performances closing on May 9th with a return on September 14th of that year for another 112 performances, closing on December 19th.

8 x 10 inches (20.5 x 25.5 cm). Near Fine.


[Book #144843]

Price: $1,850.00