Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Movie Star Picture Book Signed By Many Silent Film Stars. A copy of A Pictorial History of the Silent Screen signed and inscribed by numerous actors and actresses to Paul Panzer in the early 1950s. Panzer was a prolific silent film actor, who would later have a small role in Casablanca. Book has 333 pages total. Front end paper and first few pages are signed and inscribed by many, including Walt Disney, Elia Kazan, Michael Curtiz, Henry Fonda, Doris Day, Frank Sinatra, Clark Gable, James Cagney, Jack Warner Sr., Jack Warner Jr., Daniel Blum, Bill Howard, and Andrea King. Page 113 features an inscription "To Paul / Panzer / God Bless You / Love from" above Clara Kimball Young's signature in blue ballpoint pen. In Fair condition with spine separation, soiling, damage in the upper right portion throughout, along with tape soiling on various pages. LOP from Paul Panzer's granddaughter, Joanna Panzer. COA from Heritage Auctions.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2019
    16th-17th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 406

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $300,000 (minimum $49), plus 20% of any amount between $300,000 and $3,000,000, plus 12.5% of any amount over $3,000,000 per lot.

    Sold on Nov 16, 2019 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 December 12 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction .

    Learn about consigning with us

    Heritage helped us feel we served the memory of our uncle with respect for his life's work and Heritage reflected that respect. You make a great team and gave us all a most memorable experience. We hope to work with you again some time in the future.
    C., A., L., & H. G.,
    Northport, NY
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search