Monday, 23 August 2021

1939. Bette Davis photographed by George Hurrell - s7

 

1939. Bette Davis photographed by George Hurrell
1939. Bette Davis photographed by George Hurrell

Ruth Elizabeth "Bette" Davis (05 April 1908 – 06 October 1989) was an American actress with a career spanning more than 50 years and 100 acting credits. She was noted for playing unsympathetic, sardonic characters, and was famous for her performances in a range of film genres, from contemporary crime melodramas to historical films, suspense horror, and occasional comedies, although her greater successes were in romantic dramas. A recipient of two Academy Awards, she was the first thespian to accrue ten nominations. wikipedia

George Edward Hurrell (01 June 1904 – 17 May 1992) was a photographer who contributed to the image of glamour presented by Hollywood during the 1930s and 1940s. wikipedia