Saturday, April 27, 2013

LIFE With Jayne - Revisted

On April 19th of this year, Jayne Mansfield would have been 80 years old, had she not died a tragic death in 1967. Here we revisit a post I did a few years back of my all-time favorite beautiful lady... ENJOY!

Jayne Mansfield on the cover of LIFE, April 23, 1956.
Photographer: Peter Stackpole.

Jayne Mansfield posing with intensity, at home. Hollywood, CA March 1956.
Photographer: Peter Stackpole.

Bodacious actress Jane Mansfield clad in a revealing negligee as she looks over newspapers with her pet chihuahua dog in her lap, at home. Hollywood March 1956 - Photographer: Peter Stackpole.

Bikini clad actress Jayne Mansfield posing with shapely hot water bottle likenesses floating around her in her pool. Hollywood, CA 1957.
Photographer: Allan Grant.

Actress Jayne Mansfield, who won violin playing contest as a child, enjoying some eleventh hour fiddling in the company of her dogs on poolside terrace before her wedding in 1958 - Photographer: Ralph Crane.

Sex symbol actress Jayne Mansfield on the stairs of her Sunset Boulevard home, decorated with posters and magazine covers featuring her image. Los Angeles, CA 1960 - Photographer: Allan Grant.

Actress Jayne Mansfield, wearing bikini in Berlin, Germany 1961.
Photographer: Stan Wayman.

LINK: LIFE Magazine Photo Archive

1 comment:

Major Pepperidge said...

I've read that she was no dumb bimbo in real life, but she sure played one convincingly!! Love Jayne, especially that picture of her reading the papers.