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    John Barrymore's Period Costume from When a Man Loves. This ornate cape, jacket, and set of breeches were worn by Barrymore in the 1927 historical romance. Barrymore's leading lady in the movie was Dolores Costello, whom he married the following year. The costume is in Very Fine condition with areas of mild wear. The cape and jacket both have United Costumers labels with Barrymore's name written on them, and the breeches have a United Costumers label with "R. Alexander" written on it, suggesting they were re-used for actor Ross Alexander in one of his many period roles of the 1930s.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2010
    9th-11th Friday-Sunday
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