This is a rare and collectible print by Bruce of Los Angeles, a pseudonym for the American photographer George Bellas aka Bruce of LA. Bellas was known for his homoerotic physique photography, and this print is a classic example of his work. This photographer, which was taken in 1950, features models LOIS TARR and TOM MATTHEWS wrestling on the beach. The print measures 8" x 10", and it is in great condition for its age. There are a few minor blemishes, but they do not detract from the overall beauty of the print. The print is stamped with the identifying information of the photo in the series of prints of the same models: "12-12".
This print is a must-have for any collector of Bruce of Los Angeles' work. It is a rare and beautiful print that is sure to appreciate in value over time.
ALL MODELS ARE CERTIFIED BY THE PHOTOGRAPHER TO BE OVER THE LEGAL AGE OF 18, AS REQUIRED BY FEDERAL LAW.
Due to recent delivery issues with the USPS, I now ship all items via Priority Mail. The flat rate cost for U.S. customers is $9.65 for the first item and $2.00 for each additional item. $100 of insurance is included in this price.
I am selling a large collection of vintage gay pulp paperback novels, pictorial and hardcore magazines, physique photography and magazines, artwork and other gay ephemera from the 1950s to the 1980s.