Theda Bara

Based on a 1928 photo of the actress Theda Bara. One in a series of silent film star portraits.  The faces are black & white, as the actors would be remembered from their work. 

Mixed Media: 

Background – art papers, pastel 
Glue – matte medium
Face – charcoal/graphite
Hair - synthetic hair
Headdress – art papers, beads, thread., acrylic 

Additional Info

  • Title: Theda Bara
  • Media: Mixed media
  • Dimensions: 9 x 10"
  • Year: 2020