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    Collection of (5000+) original vintage and contemporary entertainment photographs. (ca. 1910s-2000s) Massive archive of vintage, contemporary and reproduction Hollywood show business related photographs. Highlights of vintage original material include: Cary Grant and Ruth Hussey in The Philadelphia Story, extensive Lili Damita throughout her career, Cary Grant in Gentlemen Misbehave, Walter Huston in Of Human Hearts, Warner Baxter by Kornman, Spencer Tracy and Angela Lansbury in State of the Union, Ruby Keeler by Welbourne, Anita Page and Cliff Edwards in the MGM Studio commissary, Eva Marie Saint by Fraker, Buster Keaton and Anita Page in Free and Easy, Monkeys dressed as actors in Hal Roach's Dippy-Doo-Dads series, extensive Hedy Lamarr throughout her career including portraits by Carpentier and Bull, Loretta Young in a bunny suit by Carsey, Eleanor Powell and Fred Astaire in Broadway Melody of 1940, Tallulah Bankhead, Zasu Pitts in Seeing it Through, Ruth Warrick in Journey Into Fear, Vivien Leigh and Lawrence Olivier in 21 Days Together, Ann Rutherford by Bull, John Gilbert and Mae Clarke in Rivets, Joan Blondell and John Wayne in Lady for a Night, Gloria Swanson with Mack Sennett, Gloria Swanson and Robert Montgomery, Greta Garbo in Grand Hotel and Ninotchka, Bette Davis, Maria Waleska, Wallace Beery as "Long John Silver" with a parrot in Treasure Island, behind the scenes with Marlon Brando and Elia Kazan in On the Water Front, Basil Rathbone practicing with his fencing coach for Romeo and Juliet, Nazimova by Spurr, Mabel Normand by Richee, various tasteful nudes, Esther Williams in The One Piece Bathing Suit, Kathryn Grayson and Jimmy Durante in Two Sisters from Boston, Burt Lancaster and Deborah Kerr in From Here to Eternity, Noel Coward observing two women cat fighting in Surprise Package, multiple Clint Eastwood in Two Mules for Sister Sarah, Tyrone Power in Jesse James, Tony Curtis and Kirk Douglas cutting a cake behind the scenes of Spartacus, Dorothy Lamour in My Favorite Brunette, Dean Martin with Shirley MacLaine at the Oceans Eleven premiere, Anna May Wong and Akim Tamiroff in King of Chinatown, Ida Lupino at home, Nelson Eddy, Virginia Bruce, Sylvia Sidney, Marion Davies and Norma Shearer at a Tyrolean Party, Lana Turner and Fernando Lamas in The Merry Widow, Lana Turner in Flame and the Flesh, Cary Grant and Grace Moore in When You're in Love, Spencer Tracy in They Gave Him a Gun, Clark Gable, Jean Harlow and Tully Marshall in Red Dust, Robert Taylor and Norma Shearer in Escape, Robert Young by Bull, Fred MacMurray, Greta Garbo and Constance Bennett in Camille, Ginger Rogers in Weekend at the Waldorf, Leo Carillo by Bull, William Randolph Hurst beach house party given by Marion Davies for Hollywood colleagues including Samuel Goldwyn, Adolphe Menjou, King Vidor, Herman J. Mankiewicz, Irving Thalberg, Hedda Hopper and others, Corinne Griffith, Zsa Zsa Gabor in Queen of Outer Space, Farley Granger in Strangers on a Train, Debbie Reynolds in a Halloween photo, Clara Bow christening a car by Dyar, multiple Clara Bow by Richee, extensive Clara Bow throughout her career, Virginia Valley by Freulich, Orson Welles and Loretta Young in The Stranger, extensive Ramon Navarro throughout his career including a portrait by Hurrell, extensive Ben-Hur (1926) with Roman Novarro and Francis X. Bushman, multiple Three Stooges, Dolores Costello by Richee, Audrey Hepburn and Rex Harrison behind the scenes on My Fair Lady, Billie Burke by Bull, Burt Lancaster in All My Sons, Sorry Wrong Number and I Walk Alone, Marilyn Monroe in Something's Got to Give, Mabel Norman by Hartsook (signed by the photographer), Henry Fonda in Let Us Live, Paulette Goddard by Bull, Joan Crawford in A Woman's Face, Marlene Dietrich by Engstead, Mary Boland in The Women, Janet Leigh in the Hills of Home, James Stewart and Frank Capra behind the scenes, multiple Orson Welles in Macbeth, Touch of Evil, The Lady from Shanghai, and behind the scenes designing for The Magnificent Ambersons, William Powell and Myrna Loy in Song of the Thin Man, Lawrence Olivier behind the scenes of a period production, multiple Claire Trevor, Spencer Tracy in The Seventh Cross, Conrad Veidt in Out of the Past and King of the Damned, multiple Erich von Stroheim, Johnny Weissmuller in Swamp Fire, Buster Crabbe and Jean Rogers behind the scenes of Flash Gordon, William Powell in The Benson Murder Case, Cary Grant and Jimmy Gleason in Yes, Sir That's My Baby, multiple pre-code Robert Montgomery and Norma Shearer in Private Lives, Billie "Buckwheat" Thomas in Unexpected Riches, multiple Judy Garland in Meet Me in St. Louis including Vincente Minnelli directing, Janet Leigh in Psycho, Kim Novak in Bell, Book, and Candle, Peter Lorre in Arsenic and Old Lace, Gene Kelly, Kathryn Grayson, and Frank Sinatra in Anchors Aweigh, Kay Francis and Errol Flynn in Another Dawn, Greer Garson and Joan Blondell in Adventure, Bela Lugosi in The Whispering Shadow, Anna May Wong in When You Were Born, Katharine Hepburn and Douglass Montgomery in Little Women, Marlon Brando in The Wild One, Lupe Velez, large collection of vintage pin-up girls, pair of some of the earliest Rita Hayworth (billed as "Rita Cansino") by Kornman, multiple Miss America Pageant 1941, Hollywood Review of 1929, Broderick Crawford in All the King's Men, Francis Farmer in mud in Flowing Gold, Clark Gable and Norma Shearer in A Free Soul, Mary Pickford and kittens by Hartsook signed by Pickford, multiple production stills from Dames, multiple very young Loretta Young, Barbara Stanwyck, Ruby Keeler in Ready, Willing, and Able, extensive Jean Harlow throughout her career, and much, much more. This lot may also include other extensive collections of individual celebrities and subjects, prints by legendary photographers like Clarence Sinclair Bull, George Hurrell, Ernest Bachrach, Ruth Harriett Louise, Eugene Robert Richee, Eric Carpentier, Ray Jones, Otto Dyar, John Engstead, Bert Six, Bud Fraker, and others, studio portraits, behind-the-scenes images, production photographs, candid images, press images, keybook photos, Golden age Hollywood, paparazzi photography, biographical material, duplicates, and more. Some vintage photos retain original studio snipes, press snipes, notation on the verso, photographers' stamps, studio stamps, press stamps and much more. Items range from vintage fair to fine condition.

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    June, 2016
    29th Wednesday
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