This alluring jazz age portrait by Rolf Armstrong of silent film star Evelyn Brent was commissioned as original artwork for the cover of the March 1930 issue of Screenland magazine. Armstrong executed a series of covers for this title between 1929 - 1930; he once remarked that Brent had the most perfect face he had ever portrayed. Pastel is matted and framed behind glass and in a fine state of original conservation.
Sight Size 15 1/2" x 19 1/2" Framed 27" x 41"
Signature: Signed middle right
Published as the cover of Screenland Magazine, March 1930. A vintage copy of the issue cover is included with sale.