"Studio Secrets; Life Story" (filmed as Heedless Moths
1 Biographical Movie |
1 Print Biography |
1 Portrayal |
4 Articles |
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What becomes of the artists' models? I am wondering if many of my readers have not stood before a masterpiece of lovely sculpture or a remarkable painting of a young girl, her very abandonment of draperies accentuating rather than diminishing her modesty and purity, and asked themselves the question, 'Where is she now, this model who was so beautiful?'
A model in the early 20th century, she was the first person to appear nude in a feature film, Inspiration
(1915). She had a promising career as a model and budding film actress when she was in her early 20s, but her career was destroyed by a murder scandal of which she was involuntarily a part but in which she shared no guilt. Abandoned and forgotten by her family, she spent the last 60 of her ...