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77Re: Re disputed nudes of Brooksie

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  • olive_e_thomas
    Aug 4, 2006
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      From what I've been able to find out they seem to be Brooksie as is this
      image... Louise Brooks55
      --- In Lulu-In-Cyberspace@yahoogroups.com, "ytyt7ytyt7" <robert@...>
      > I'm curious about the provenance of two photos which appear to be of
      > Louise Brooks, but as far as I know, have never been authenticated
      > as really her, rather than a look-alike.
      > Photo #1: Full-length of Louise in a dance position, her arms raised
      > and her left leg raised. Not exactly a full-frontal nude, but pubic
      > hair is visible.
      > Shown at http://thedarkwoods.free.fr/at%20home/nude.jpg
      > Photo #2: Full-frontal, with her arms slightly raised, and a very
      > long gauze strip flowing over her shoulders and down to the ground.
      > Shown at http://silentladies.com/Brooks/pages/Brooks203.html
      > Both photos appear to be of her, but it is my understanding
      > that film historians have not found confirmation that Louise ever
      > posed for any full-frontal nudes. All her other risque photos are
      > more discrete.
      > Do any of you know whether these two photos have ever been proven
      > positively to be Louise Brooks?
      > Thank you.

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