vp19 (vp19) wrote in carole_and_co,
vp19
vp19
carole_and_co

  • Mood:

Back in circulation for beaucoup bucks



Here's Carole Lombard, "Paramount star," as part of a display board for Max Factor lipstick. But in the 1930s, stars' agents didn't make deals to advertise products -- stars' studios did. This was evident in a contract Lombard signed with Factor on July 13, 1932:



As you can see, Paramount was clearly in control of the process; Carole simply signed the one-year ad deal engineered by the studio. A page from January 24, 1975, confirms its veracity:



eBay promoted this item slightly more than a year ago (https://carole-and-co.livejournal.com/896050.html), and the asking price was $2,800, the same sum it's being offered for now (or you can make an offer). Moreover, it has a certificate of authenticity.

If interested, visit https://www.ebay.com/itm/CAROLE-LOMBARD-DOCUMENT-SIGNED-07-13-1932/303126503425?_trkparms=aid%3D111001%26algo%3DREC.SEED%26ao%3D1%26asc%3D20160811114145%26meid%3D2e656e2c9f224f8488ac79b25e0aa588%26pid%3D100667%26rk%3D1%26rkt%3D8%26sd%3D303126503425%26itm%3D303126503425&_trksid=p2045573.c100667.m2042 for additional information.

Subscribe

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments