A good hand-tinted silk screen photograph titled ‘Kaloma’, a study of perfect womanhood, depicting Josephine (Josie) Earp (1860 -1944). The common-law wife of the famous Old West Lawman and gambler Wyatt Earp. The risqué pose of Josie with see-through gown is famous since it was used for the book ‘I married Wyatt Earp’. This photograph can be dated around 1915. Mounted in the original ebonised frame. On the back the original title and label for Wilfrid Coates, Fine Art Dealer from Sunderland.
Dimensions: 44 cm high and 29 cm wide.
In very good condition.