Vintage: Portraits of Mary Pickford – Silent Movie Star

Vintage: Portraits of Mary Pickford – Silent Movie Star


Mary Pickford (1892 – 1979) was known in her prime as “America’s Sweetheart” and the “girl with the curls”. She was one of the Canadian pioneers in early Hollywood and a significant figure in the development of film acting. Pickford was one of the earliest stars to be billed under her own name, and was one of the most popular actresses of the 1910s and 1920s, earning the nickname “Queen of the Movies”. She is credited as having defined the ingénue archetype in cinema.

Mary Pickford - Silent Movie Star

Mary Pickford – Silent Movie Star

Mary Pickford - Silent Movie Star

Mary Pickford – Silent Movie Star

Mary Pickford - Silent Movie Star

Mary Pickford – Silent Movie Star

Mary Pickford - Silent Movie Star

Mary Pickford – Silent Movie Star

Mary Pickford - Silent Movie Star

Mary Pickford – Silent Movie Star

Mary Pickford - Silent Movie Star

Mary Pickford – Silent Movie Star

Mary Pickford - Silent Movie Star

Mary Pickford – Silent Movie Star

Mary Pickford - Silent Movie Star

Mary Pickford – Silent Movie Star


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