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    Godfather II Lot - Documents, Photos, Lobby Card and Other Items from Set Director George R. Nelson. A remarkable collection of material on Godfather II from the film's Set Decorator, George R. Nelson, who won an Oscar for his work on this "Best Picture" winner of 1974. Material includes the envelope from the Academy Award ceremony (with its broken red seal) and the card enclosed announcing Nelson as the winner; envelope also contains Nelson's two ticket stubs from the April 8, 1975 Oscar ceremony and Nelson's Godfather II business card; 11 b&w 5" x 7" stills from The Godfather , one b&w 8" x 10" shot of The Godfather family at the wedding, and 18 color set stills for Godfather II; Nelson's airline tickets to Rome; a Godfather II manual (with title on cover) with information for extras working on the film's Lake Tahoe location, regarding clothing/hairstyle/makeup/lingerie/etc.; a call sheet for the first day's shooting , October 1, 1973; a 1979 invitation from Francis Ford Coppola to his Napa Valley estate for a Family Picnic and Easter Egg Hunt; seven b&w 8" x 10" stills of Nelson and other winners at the 1975 Oscar ceremony; set list and locations for Godfather II; various trade paper stories on Godfather II; cast and crew contact sheet for Godfather II; newspaper ads; and a color lobby card for Godfather II, showing Al Pacino and Lee Stasberg. Material in Good to Excellent condition. A stunning archive.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2009
    6th-7th Friday-Saturday
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