1950 NABBA Mr Universe Competition: Charles Kleyniak, Steve Reeves, Juan Ferrero, Studio Arax, 1950.

Archival Item

Resource TypeStill Images
Date of Creation1950
GenrePhysique Photographs
Administrative/Biographical HistoryStudio Arax of Paris produced exquisite work from the 1930s to the 1950s. The famous studio featured classic, athletic images of the handsomest young stars of Europe's movie screen and Olympic fields. One of the studio's easily identifiable logos and Paris address are usually printed in the lower right corner or border in the print, as well as stamped on the reverse.
Extent & Medium1 photograph : gelatin silver print ; 5 x 7 in
Inscriptions1950 NABBA Mr Universe
Archival HistoryPhoto originally acquired by John Lillis on: December 30 2013 at 19:00 through an unknown third party. Donation to Bob Mizer Foundation occurred in 2018.
Note1950 NABBA Mr Universe



Gregor Arax (creator)

Charles Kleyniak (had as model)

Steve Reeves (had as model)

Juan Ferrero (had as model)