Classic Entertainment Autographs

Cat. #003201121: ROSALIND RUSSELL

Splendid vintage 8x10-inch sepia-tone portrait, boldly signed and inscribed in blue fountain pen in the late 1930s. In very fine condition, with pinholes to all four corner tips and a minor crease in the area above the writing. Four-time Oscar-nominated leading lady Rosalind Russell excelled at playing witty, stylish career women who were skilled in repartee. Her long list of classic credits includes The Casino Murder Case (1935), the thriller Night Must Fall (1937), The Women (1939), His Girl Friday (1940), Mourning Becomes Electra (1948), Tell It to the Judge (1949), Picnic (1955), Auntie Mame (1958), Gypsy (1962), The Trouble with Angels (1966), and Where Angels Go Trouble Follows! (1968). She was also a devout Roman Catholic and relentless humanitarian.