Here we have a rare spanish advertising card picturing the French stage and movie actor, Raimu. A great image, this remains in good overall condition showing some very slight foxing, and a clipped corner at top right. This vintage card measures an approximate 2-1/2" x 3-1/2".
Raimu was the stage name for the French actor, Jules Auguste Muraire. He was born on December 17, 1883 in France, and first started appearing on the stage at the age of 16. As his stage fame, and success, grew, he performed as an actor in his first movie in 1912.
A versatile stage and movie actor, Jules Raimu was considered one of the finest performers of his era. He passed away on Septeber 20, 1946 from complications during surgery after a heart attack.
Raimu performed as an actor in dozens of movies. The the following is just a short list from his filmography: