Classic Entertainment Autographs

Cat. #000422112: OLGA BACLANOVA

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Highly rare vintage 3.5 x 5.25-inch sepia-tone postcard portrait, dating to the late 1920s, boldly signed with her full name-- instead of only "Baclanova," as was her custom in that era, making this a choice item. In good condition. Luscious Russian-born leading lady Olga Baclanova is remembered by horror buffs for her starring roles in The Vampyre Woman (1915), The Man Who Laughs (1928) and-- of course!-- Tod Browning’s Freaks (1932), in which she was so brutally transformed into the squawking Chicken Lady by the sideshow troupe after double-timing one of their own.