Classic Entertainment Autographs

Cat. #0015141: BRIGITTE HELM

Scarce and charming 3.5 x 5.5-inch sepia-tone Ross Verlag German postcard portrait, boldly signed in heavy pencil, circa 1926. In good condition for its age, with gentle silvering in spots. Lovely German silent and early talkie screen star Brigitte Helm  is remembered by horror, sci-fi and fantasy fans for her portrayals of Maria, Death, the Seven Deadly Sins, the Creative Man, and the Machine Man in Fritz Lang's dystopian classic Metropolis (1927); Alraune ten Brinken in A Daughter of Destiny (1928) and Alraune (1930); Antinea in Georg Wilhelm Pabst's L'Atlantide (1932), Queen of Atlantis (1932) and The Lost Atlantis (1932); and Florence Wills in Gold (1934).