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    Billy Wilder's Personal Viewfinder. A vintage Watson viewfinder owned and used by the Academy Award-winning director, with his name engraved on the side. The viewfinder has a set of 24, 30, 35, 40, 50, and 75mm specs attached by a small chain, each designed to fit into a slot in front of the lens. Most likely used in the 1950s or early '60s, the viewfinder was a gift from Wilder to Rex McGee (Wilder even taught his young assistant how to use the viewfinder upon gifting it to him). In Very Fine condition with some mild wear. From the Billy Wilder/Rex McGee Archive.

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    April, 2010
    9th-11th Friday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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    The movie quite literally changed my life. I have included a pic of me in Sly's Rocky 3 Cashmere overcoat, would much appreciate if it is possible for you to forward this email to Sly to let him know the overcoat is in good hands, and will be well taken care of, (as will be the Rambo knife forging tools, the other lot I won!) Wish you very happy holidays and a great 2016!
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