• Creator
  • Hal A. McAlpin
  • Created Date
  • 1940
  • Description
  • Emily La Rue, film actress. From the back: For Show - this is the modest belt buckle worn by Diamond Jim Brady, noted a generation ago on Broadway for this flashy but costly jewelry. Resplendent with diamonds, sapphires and rubies, the buckle is just one of a number of items from the late Diamond Jim's jewel case being by Bert Lahr in Paramount's "Zaza," which stars Claudette Colbert with Herbert Marshall. It is shown in the hands of Emily Rue... more
    Emily La Rue, film actress. From the back: For Show - this is the modest belt buckle worn by Diamond Jim Brady, noted a generation ago on Broadway for this flashy but costly jewelry. Resplendent with diamonds, sapphires and rubies, the buckle is just one of a number of items from the late Diamond Jim's jewel case being by Bert Lahr in Paramount's "Zaza," which stars Claudette Colbert with Herbert Marshall. It is shown in the hands of Emily Rue, sister of Jack La Rue, who is one of the "can-can girls" in the picture. less
  • Format
  • image
    photograph
    Scanned at 600ppi with an Epson 20000 flatbed scanner. Image then rotated, cropped, level-adjusted, and sharpened using Photoshop CS3. Converted to a JPEG2000 image upon ingest into CONTENTdm
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