Original photograph of Josephine Baker, 1934

N.p. N.p., 1934. Vintage oversize, double weight photograph of Josephine Baker in character as Dora from the 1934 revival of Jacques Offenbach's 1875 operetta "La creole". With a holograph pencil annotation to the verso identifying the production.

The operatic debut of the longtime comedienne, actor, and dancer. The production, which was staged at the Theatre Marigny in Paris, was the first time Jacques Offenbach's comic operetta had been staged since its 1875 debut.

9 x 11 inches. Very Good plus, with pinholes to the corners, light curling, and a small diagonal crease to the lower left corner.

[Book #147450]

Price: $750.00