World's First Mannequin Celebrity Influencer - Cynthia

World's First Mannequin Celebrity Influencer - Cynthia

In 1932, NYC-based artist Lester Gaba built a one-hundred-pound plaster model.

In 1932, NYC-based artist Lester Gaba built a one-hundred-pound plaster model.

Gaba named the mannequin Cynthia.

Gaba named the mannequin Cynthia.

She gained the status of celebrity in the US.

She gained the status of celebrity in the US.

Life Magazine photoshoot sparked the popularity.

Life Magazine photoshoot sparked the popularity.

Gaba brought Cynthia around New York City.

Gaba brought Cynthia around New York City.

Companies started to send jewelry, clothing, and designer hats.

Companies started to send jewelry, clothing, and designer hats.

Cynthia invited to various gatherings, weddings, events, and galas.

Cynthia invited to various gatherings, weddings, events, and galas.

Saks Fifth Avenue gives credit card

Saks Fifth Avenue gives credit card

Own newspaper column

Radio Show

Box seat at the Metropolitan Opera House.

Box seat at the Metropolitan Opera House.

In 1938, she entered Hollywood and appeared in the movie 'Artists and Models Abroad'.

In 1938, she entered Hollywood and appeared in the movie 'Artists and Models Abroad'.

After all her fame, Cynthia’s life comes to an end when slipped from a chair inside the beauty salon and shattered into pieces.

After all her fame, Cynthia’s life comes to an end when slipped from a chair inside the beauty salon and shattered into pieces.

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