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Clarence Sinclair Bull

United States Born in: 1896

Clarence Sinclair Bull was born in Sun River, Montana in 1896.His career began when Samuel Goldwyn hired him in the 1920 to photograph publicity stills of the MGM stars. He is most famous for his photographs of Greta Garbo taken during the years of 1926-1941. Bull's first portrait of Garbo was a costume study for the Flesh and the Devil, in September 1926.

Bull was able to study with the great Western painter, Charles Marion Russell. He also served as an assistant cameraman in 1918. Bull was skilled in the areas of lighting, retouching, and printing. He was most commonly credited as "C.S. Bull."

Bull died on June 8, 1979 in Los Angeles, California, aged 83.

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Clarence Sinclair Bull, Greta Garbo with hat, portrait, Photography

Clarence Sinclair Bull

Greta Garbo with hat, portrait, 1930
14 x 11 x 0.1 inch

$ 2,500

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