George O'Brien posing as the Discobolus. Photographic postcard, 192-.
- [between 1920 and 1929]
About this work
George O'Brien (1899-1985), actor. After a major success in the 1927 film 'Sunrise' directed by F.W. Murnau, the Irish-American actor George O'Brien became one of the first 'beefcake' movie stars, marketed as such by the studios, appearing semi-nude and flexing his muscles in a variety of macho roles
George O'Brien. Fox Film.
Paris : AN, [between 1920 and 1929]
1 photograph : photoprint ; sheet 13.7 x 9.1 cm
Wellcome Library no. 2047017i