Description

    Autographed Pictures of Conrad Nagel, Robert Montgomery, and James Murray. Three MGM stars get the full studio glamour treatment in this lot - Garbo leading man and Academy of Motion Pictures President Conrad Nagel, Screen Actors Guild President and World War II hero Robert Montgomery, and The Crowd star and Hollywood tragedy James Murray. There are two portraits of Montgomery, the same pose but with two different inscriptions. The autograph of Murray (who turned to alcohol at a young age and was found dead in the Hudson River in 1936) is especially rare. Photographer Ruth Harriet Louise's name is embossed on the lower margin of the Montgomery and Murray photos, with her MGM stamp on the verso. One of the Montgomery photos has a small 1" scratch on the right border near (but not touching) his signature - otherwise Excellent condition. Splendid examples of MGM's deluxe promotion of its stars and the range of its talent.

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Flat Material, Small (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2007
    21st Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 670

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2018 June 10 Civil War, Militaria, Arms & Armor - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    It was a great day! Thank you for the great work! I appreciate your help and attention on the sale.
    Richard L.,
    Island Park, NY
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 November 11 Entertainment & Music Memorabilia Signature Auction - Dallas
    2017 November 11 Entertainment & Music Memorabilia Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,642,278