Item #102344 JOSEPHINE-JOSEPH - DOUBLE BODIED, HALF WOMAN, HALF MAN. Albert Alberta Karas.

JOSEPHINE-JOSEPH - DOUBLE BODIED, HALF WOMAN, HALF MAN.

Karas, Albert Alberta

New York. Light wear, else Fine.

Item #102344

Reproduction of a promotional flyer featuring intersex/hermaphrodite performer Josephine-Joseph, who appeared in vaudeville sideshows (so-called "freak shows") and similar venues, circa 1920-30s. Measuring 10.25 x 14" and features photo s of Josephine-Joseph as well as autobiographical information. Claimed to be a hermaphrodite, but may have just been a very skillful female impersonator. Best remembered for an appearance in the Tod Browning classic Freaks (1932).

Price: $45.00

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