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    Glenn Ford's Gold Leaf Panel from Max Steiner's Home. For most of their marriage, Glenn Ford and his family lived in a house in Cove Way in Beverly Hills that originally belonged to Oscar-winning composer Max Steiner, writer of film scores for King Kong, Casablanca, Gone With the Wind, Citizen Kane, and many other classic films. This ornate 22.5" x 76" panel with gold leaf paint was among those that graced the walls of the home's China Room, where Steiner composed his work on piano. After the Ford family moved, Glenn returned to the home to find the room was to be destroyed, and managed to save some of the panels, including this one. In Very Fine condition. From the Glenn Ford Estate. Accompanied by a letter of provenance from Peter Ford.

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    October, 2008
    4th-6th Saturday-Monday
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