This item is an 8" X 10 1/2",black and print of a charcoal portrait of actress Mary Pickford. The portrait print is from 1962 and features Mary Pickford as she starred in the 1929 Movie-"Coquette".Coquette is Mary Pickford's first talkie, based on the play by George Abbott and Ann Preston Bridgers. The story was already made famous on the stage by star Helen Hayes. At almost 40 years old and lacking her signature curls, Pickford plays the young Southern belle Norma Besant, who is courting three different men: Stanley (Matt Moore), Robert (George S. Irving), and bad boy Michael Jeffrey (Johnny Mack Brown). She naturally falls for Michael and flees with him to a cottage. Her angry father, Dr. John Besant (John M. St. Polis), follows them with his shotgun, shooting both Michael and himself. Superstar Pickford won Best Actress at the 1930 Academy awards.The portrait print has been autographed on the front cover by Mary Pickford with a fountain pen in black...............BOTH PORTRAIT PRINT AND AUTOGRAPH ARE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION...........................
HeadlineMary Pickford Portrait Print 1962 Signed Autograph "Coquette"