Vintage 8×10 glossy black and white chest-up publicity portrait, boldly signed and inscribed in blue fountain pen, “To Mr. Morris Risley/with my deepest appreciation & thanks/for your charming compliment./Most sincerely  Gertrude Lawrence/1942.”  Near fine condition, with scattered mild handling bends to the right border, the corner tips, and the background at the right, slightly detracting from overall appearance.