Lady Sings the Blues

Diana Ross, Billy Dee Williams, Richard Pryor (starring)
Billie Holiday (book, subject)
Sidney J. Furie (director)
Suzanne de Passe, Chris Clark, Terence McCloy (screenwriters)

London: Cinema International, Circa 1972. Two vintage borderless reference photographs from the 1972 film, both showing actress Diana Ross shooting up in a bathroom. Provenance stamp on the versos of both photographs.

Based on Billie Holiday's 1956 autobiography, which recounts Holiday's troubled rise to fame, failed romantic relationships, and drug addiction. Ross' film debut.

Set in New York and Baltimore.

10 x 8 inches. Near Fine, with light creasing at the corners.


[Book #160612]