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This real photo postcard of a very cheeky, slightly creepy actor in costume appears to be a maskless, slim version of the commedia dell’ Read the rest of this entry »


I was attracted to this photo by the unusual framing of the subject and his cherubic smile. It was listed as an original 8 x 10 Vaudeville photo from the USA but the provenance was obscure. I am unsure what type of costume he is wearing. It suggests clown or acrobat to me but is that the hat of either?