DIMPLES [under working title: THE BOWERY PRINCESS] (1936) Portrait of Stepin Fetchit


Vintage original 10 x 8” (25 x 20 cm.) photo, USA. Traces of paper in lower bottom left corner, VERY GOOD+. Portrait of Stepin Fetchit in this Shirley Temple film for Fox, under its working title THE BOWERY PRINCESS. Fetchit was noted for playing stereotyped lazy, shuffling good-for-nothings. Bogle, p.388: “The fact that he was also immensely talented has been forgotten.”

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