Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Billy Wilder's Sabrina Document Archive with Early Annotated Screenplay Draft. Includes an early annotated Sabrina draft (then titled Sabrina Fair), stapled sequences, typed on yellow paper, with dates ranging from April 16 to August 25, 1953, annotated throughout in pencil, with two handwritten insert sheets in pencil on yellow lined ledger paper. A very large amount of pages, some are moderately singed on the right and top edges while others are only mildly discolored. This lot also includes a file of related production documents, program schedules, correspondence from Hollywood's censorship mogul Joseph L. Breen, location unit breakdowns, salary negotiation correspondence (copies), and signed correspondence to Wilder from Sabrina screenwriter Samuel A. Taylor. It also includes preview response sheets and press clippings and reviews sent to Wilder from his industry associates. An extensive treasure trove for the ardent Wilder, Hepburn, Bogart, or Holden fan! In overall Good condition. Accompanied by James Spence Authentication auction LOA.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2009
    5th-6th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 749

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

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

    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
    Only 7 days left to consign to the 2020 May 3 Luxury Accessories Signature Auction - New York !

    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

    Recent auctions

    2019 December 7 Music & Entertainment Signature Internet Auction
    2019 December 7 Music & Entertainment Signature Internet Auction
    REALIZED $9,636.25