CATHERINE SPAAK

Vintage signature in blue fountain pen on a 6×4 white index card.  Very fine condition, with a small magazine photograph affixed at the top right corner.  A pencil notation indicates that this autograph was obtained in person in April 1966.  John Verzi collection.  The French-born actress became the “It” girl of the Italian cinema as a teenager in the 1960s, with many women copying her haircut and fashion style during a whirlwind period in which she appeared in twelve films in two years.  Although her film career began to wane in the 1980s, she has continued to appear in films and television until the present day, and hosted a popular Italian television talk show for more than a decade.

$25