Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Glenn Ford Personal Celebrity Photo and Signed Memento Collection. Includes a color 8" x 10" photo of Frank Sinatra and wife Barbara in a sterling silver frame engraved "For Cynthia and Glenn with our love, affection and friendship/Barbara and Francis/2-14-80," in Excellent condition; one b&w 10" x 12.5" photo of Greta Garbo and six color 11" x 14" photos featuring Dorothy Lamour, Fred Astaire, Ingrid Bergman (in costume as Joan of Arc), Bing Crosby, Gloria DeHaven, and Laraine Day, each in Excellent condition; a 14" x 11" photo illustration of jockey Johnny Longden breaking the world's riding record in 1956, inscribed and signed by him to Ford along the top edge of the mat in blue ink, matted and framed to an overall size of 21" x 17" and in Very Fine condition;
    and a 4.75" x 7" menu (which unfolds to 9.5" x 7") for a Thanksgiving dinner given by Ford for the cast and crew of the MGM film The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse at the Restaurant de la Tour d'Argent in Paris, signed by Ford, Vincente Minnelli (director), Yvette Mimieux (actress), Walter Plunkett (costume designer), and Urie McCleary (art director), in Fine condition. From the Glenn Ford Estate. Accompanied by COAs from PSA/DNA (Longden photo and signed menu) and a letter of provenance from Peter Ford.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    July, 2010
    17th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 698

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

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

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    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
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2021 March 20 - 21 The David Swartz Vintage Vinyl Collection Entertainment & Music Memorabilia Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    I can’t thank you enough for the effort you put forth in selling the paintings.
    John Pender
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search