LINA BASQUETTE - AUTOGRAPHED SIGNED PHOTOGRAPH 11/7/1927 - HFSID 286263
LINA BASQUETTE 11x14 photo signed by her in 1927, wearing pearls and an unusual head dress Photograph signed: "With all good wishes/Cordially,/Lina Basquette/11/7/27". B/w, 10¾x14.
Sale Price $288.00
11x14 photo signed by her in 1927, wearing pearls and an unusual head dress
Photograph signed: "With all good wishes/Cordially,/Lina Basquette/11/7/27". B/w, 10¾x14. Lina Basquette (1907-1994), a leading dancer in the Ziegfield Follies, starred in films of the silent era, including Cecil B. DeMille's The Godless Girl (1929). She was married nine times, beginning with movie mogul Sam Warner, and boasted of affairs with men including boxer Jack Dempsey and mobster Johnny Roselli. Hitler personally invited her to visit him in Berchtesgaden, where she claimed to have fended off his advances. Retired from films after 1942, she became a prize-winning breeder of Great Danes. Corners lightly creased. Lightly toned. Pencil note (unknown hand) on verso. Otherwise fine condition.
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