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Jayne Mansfield (Vera Jane Palmer)

(1932-1967), Actress

Sitter in 3 portraits
American actress Jayne Mansfield began her career as a beauty queen, before establishing herself as a star in the Broadway production and film adaptation of Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? (1957). Mansfield made a number of films in Britain including The Sheriff of Fractured Jaw (1958).

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Jayne Mansfield, by Vivienne - NPG x87962

Jayne Mansfield

by Vivienne
vintage bromide print, 1950s
NPG x87962

Jayne Mansfield, by Vivienne - NPG x87963

Jayne Mansfield

by Vivienne
vintage bromide print, 1950s
NPG x87963

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