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Rosanna Schiaffino (Original photograph of the Italian film actress)

by [Schiaffino, Rosanna]

Condition: Very Good

N.p., 1950s. Very Good. Original b/w photograph of Italian actress, Rosanna Schiaffino. A double-weight leg-emphasizing roadside image. From an archive of material crediting photographers or press agencies Angelo Frontoni, Giancolombo, Farabola, Federico Garolla, Rossell, Roma's Press Photo, O. Civirani. Schiaffino (1939-2009) was a magazine cover model, began acting after Neorealism cinema of the 1950s. Notable films: "Piece of the Sky" (1959), "La sfida" (1958), several peplums (gladiator). Originally billed as the "Italian Hedy Lamarr," marred into jet-set. Her interaction with the camera is palpable, and her experience in beauty pageants is reflected in carefully executed poses. 7.75 x 10.25 inches. Very Good overall, light foxing, one corner creased.
  • Bookseller: Well-Stacked Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 126576
  • Title: Rosanna Schiaffino (Original photograph of the Italian film actress)
  • Author: [Schiaffino, Rosanna]
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Publisher: N.p.
  • Date published: 1950s


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