Baker, Josephine. (1906–1975)
Signed vintage early photograph of the legendary African American entertainer and singer seated by the pool at her French chateau "Les Milandes," together with her husband Jo Bouillon who has also signed. 4 x 6 inches, in very fine condition.
Baker was most noted as a singer, while in her early career she was a celebrated dancer. She was given the nicknames the "Black Venus" or the "Black Pearl", as well as the "Créole Goddess" in anglophone nations, while in France she has always been known in the old theatrical tradition as "La Baker."