While vacationing in Italy in 1956, the great Gary Cooper decided to try out a traditional mode of conveyance:
An impeccably-tailored Gary Cooper tests out a Vespa in Rome in 1956
The actor acquired a fondness for all things stylish and Italian when he conducted an affair with the Countess di Frasso, a wealthy socialite, during an earlier sojourn to Rome in the ’30s.
We’ve no idea if the impeccably-tailored actor ever made it out of the parking lot on this occasion, but if so you can bet he pulled it off in true Dolce Vita style….
- Posted July 28, 2011
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