Louise Brooks


"I'm a Denishawn dancer" 1923, age 17

Portrait: Edward Thayer Monroe


Portrait taken at the Brooks’ Southern California home. This photograph was later used on a German postcard after she left the Hollywood scene.

Portrait possibly by Eugene Robert Richee

Source: http://www.leatherockhotel.com/LouiseBrooksatHome.htm

Clara Bow


Clara Gordon Bow (July 29, 1905—September 27, 1965) was an American actress who rose to stardom in the silent film era of the 1920s. Her acting artistry and high spirits made her the premier flapper and the film It (1927) made her world famous as the “It girl”. Bow came to personify the “roaring twenties” and is described as its leading sex symbol.

Clara Gordon Bow (July 29, 1905—September 27, 1965) was an American actress who rose to stardom in the silent film era of the 1920s. Her acting artistry and high spirits made her the premier flapper and the film It (1927) made her world famous as the “It girl”. Bow came to personify the “roaring twenties” and is described as its leading sex symbol.