New York: Oct 19, 1952.
Half-length, in profile, seated before a French billboard in her strapless gown. 1 vols. Atelier-stamped on verso, and docketed “Eartha Kitt / Oct 19 - 1952 / xviii / gg 4” Provenance: The estate of Saul Mauriber, Van Vechten's assistant and executor of Van Vechten's photography estate and the compiler of PORTRAITS: THE PHOTOGRAPHY OF CARL VAN VECHTEN (1978). Item #222032
In 1952, the 25-yea-old Kit (b. 1927) was playing in the Broadway revue NEW FACES OF 1952, in which she introduced three songs which came to be her signature: “Monotonous”, “C'est Si Bon”, and “Santa Baby”.
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