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    Collection of (500+) vintage and contemporary oversize photographic portraits. (1920-2010s) Large collection of oversize black and white and color, vintage, contemporary and reproduction photographic portraits, production scene stills, behind the scenes images and more. Many vintage reproductions are professionally printed on fine double-weight paper no longer available. Photos primarily range in size from approx. 11 x 14 in. to 19.6 x 23.6 in. Photographers include: Hurrell, Bert Six, Scotty Welbourne, Clarence Sinclair Bull, Schuyler Crail, Elmer Fryer, Otto Dyar, Hal Phyfe, Talmadge Morrison, A. L. "Whitey" Schafer, Jose Reyes, Ernest Bachrach, Frank Powolny, Russell Ball, James Manatt, Laszlo Willinger, Ernest Carpenter, Ruth Harriet Louise, Edwin Bower Hesser, C. A. Pollock, and others. Highlights include: Lauren Bacall by Engstead, Gloria Swanson by Bull, Gable and Joan Crawford by Hurrell, Lily Damita from Fighting Caravans by Richee, Maureen O'Sullivan by Carpentier, Maureen O'Hara by Walling, Marion Davies by Mannat, Jane Greer by Bachrach, Jeanne Crane in Leave Her to Heaven, Ramon Navarro in The Singer of Seville by Pollock, Ann Margaret and Julie Newmar by Engstead, Janet Leigh in The Forsyte Saga, Janet Blair by "Whitey" Schafer, Norma Shearer MGM portrait, Donna Reed by Bull, Anita Page by Hurrell, and Lila Lee by Hesser. With some signed exhibition prints including: Eleanor Parker signed by Virgil Apger, Ida Lupino signed by Otto Dyar, Doris Day, Joan Leslie, and Joan Crawford signed by Bert Six. Also includes: Joan Fontaine, Ida Lupino and Ronald Coleman in The Light That Failed, Dorothy Lamour, Chester Morris, Maureen O'Hara, Jeanne Crane, Richard Bathelmess in The Dawn Patrol, H. B. Warner, Bob Hope, Luis Rainer, Esther Williams, Jackie Cooper, Basil Rathbone, Robert Montgomery, Vincent Price, Joe E. Brown, James Stewart, multiple Donna Reed in seasonal costumes, Anita Paige, Gene Raymond from Forgotten Commandments, Maurice Chevalier, Sylvia Sidney, Zarina, Lionel Barrymore, Van Johnson and Marilyn Maxwell in Dr. Red Adams, Joan Bennett in House Across the Bay, Spencer Tracy and Signe Hasso from The Seventh Cross, Irene Hervey, Anita Louise in These Glamour Girls, Jack Benny in drag for Charlie's Aunt, Richard Dix, Gail Patrick, Charles Boyer in Conquest, Virginia Bruce in Arson Lupin, Myrna Kennedy, Priscilla Dean in The Crimson Runner, Joan Marsh in Calling All Cars, Ginger Rogers and Walter Pidgeon in Weekend at the Waldorf, multiple Esther Williams in seasonal settings, Melvyn Douglas, Bette Davis, Joan Crawford, Clark Gable, Charles Laughton, Ida Lupino, Jane Russell, Kay Francis, Simone Simon, Maureen O'Sullivan, and many, many more. Also includes, (40+) behind the scenes images from The Lone Ranger, Louis B. Mayer's funeral, Skycscraper Souls, aerial photos of studio back lots including Fox/Movietone, Chaplin and DeMille, studio executives, Greta Garbo on set, Henry Fonda on set, a parade, horse racing, contact sheets of Sean Connery and Alfred Hitchcock on the set of Marni, contact sheets of Ben Gazzara and Stuart Whitman in Convicts 4, and contact sheets of Frank Sinatra, Anita Eckberg, Dean Martin, Ursula Andress and others on set in 4 for Texas. Also includes a large collection of vintage scene stills from early Marion Davies features. Photos range widely from vintage fair to fine condition with the majority good to very good.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2016
    29th Wednesday
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