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36. MARLON BRANDO (ca. 1946)
[New York: ca. 1946]. Vintage original 10 x 8” (25 x 20 cm.) black-and-white double weight photo, USA. Some light sizing marks and a few areas of soil, very good-fine.
A very rare early headshot of Marlon Brando during his youthful period as an actor in NewYork. Brando studied with Stella Adler and made his Broadway debut at age 20 in 1944’s I REMEMBER MAMA. Work with the Lunts andTallulah Bankhead followed. It would be three years before Hollywood was ready for him and he instead created his iconic role of Stanley in A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE on Broadway in the meantime.

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