A Blog For Thelma Todd
Thelma Todd was a star of silent movies and later the talkies. She is remembered as much today for her mysterious death as she is for her films. In this blog, we take a look at Thelma Todd, her movies, and various commentaries.
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
Drawings Of Gloria Swanson, Thelma Todd, And Barbara LaMarr
Some movie star art that turned up on ebay. I think I may have seen the photos these drawings were made off of, they look familiar. I think the one of Thelma Todd was drawn off a picture of her looking at a movie magazine.
Ebay listing comments:
"Gloria Swanson, Thelma Todd and Barbara La Marr "
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania USA
Plus a free USA made wooden frame !
The artist created this original drawing in the 1970's Top- Gloria Swanson Bottom- Left Thelma Todd Right- Barbara Lamarr .
Her art has been in her family's art collection ever since. The artist only exhibited her art one time in her lifetime.
Medium: Pen & Ink
Paper Size: 14 x 11
Education: AD-ART-STUDIO-SCHOOL, Pittsburgh, PA 2nd year Night School
About the Artist
The artist who wishes to remain anonymous, is an 87 year old Grandmother, originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She studied at night while raising a family at "The AD-ART-STUDIO-SCHOOL" in Pittsburgh, PA. Sixty years later in 2014 she gave access to her life's work, now it is available for purchase.