She passed away in the 1970s. ART OF MAKEUP FOR STAGE & SCREEN by CECIL HOLLAND 1st Ed, 1st Movie Makeup Book.
HOLLYWOOD MAKEUP-HOLLAND, CECIL & LON CHANEY SENIOR. The Art of Make-Up for Stage & Screen - By Cecil Holland. Hollywood: Cinematex Publishing Company, 1927.
First Edition of the First Book Written on Makeup for Motion Pictures. With an introduction by actor Lon Chaney Senior, The Man of a Thousand Faces. Contains written endorsement letters by Mary Pickford, Douglas Fairbanks, Norma Shearer, John Gilbert, Pauline Starke, Eleanor Boardman, Lew Cody. Original publisher's red cloth binding. 5 1/4 x 7 3/4.
Black and white illustrations, complete. Three pages of advertisements in back for theatrical make-up and supplies.Pages and covers are very clean and intact. Gilt lettering on front cover a bit faded, but this book is otherwise a fine copy. A concise and practical book that shows how to apply makeup for both theater and cinema. The book begins with the basics of movie and theater makeup and later describes specific examples and more complicated effects. There are many black and white reprinted photographs that show examples of the applied makeup. Index of makeup terms in the back. The item "ART OF MAKEUP FOR STAGE & SCREEN by CECIL HOLLAND 1st Ed, 1st Movie Makeup Book" is in sale since Thursday, August 29, 2019. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "blueleafclover" and is located in Naperville, Illinois. This item can be shipped to United States, United Kingdom, Mexico, Germany, Japan, Brazil, France, Australia, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Bangladesh, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Nicaragua, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Viet nam, Uruguay, China, Canada, South africa, Colombia, Barbados, Bermuda, Cayman islands, Sri lanka, Maldives, Oman, Reunion.