DANIELE DELORME

Bold signature in black fountain pen on a 6×4 white index card.  Very fine condition, with a small magazine photograph affixed at the bottom right corner.  A pencil notation on the reverse side indicates that this autograph was obtained in person in September 1968.  John Verzi collection.  After a few bit parts, French actress Daniele Delorme rose to prominence when she was cast in the title role in Gigi (1949), the first film version of Colette’s then scandalous novel.  She appeared in dozens of additional films during the ensuing half century, and became a noted stage producer and actress as well.

$25