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    A Katharine Hepburn Group of Rare Black and White Photographs, 1930s-1940s. Eighteen total, all original prints with either a glossy or matte finish, depicting the actress alone or on-set with co-stars (like Spencer Tracy, Emily Perkins, John Davis Lodge, Edmund Gwenn, etc.) in her films including "Little Women" (RKO, 1933), "Sylvia Scarlett" (Radio Pictures, 1935), "Dragon Seed" (MGM, 1944), and "Without Love" (MGM, 1945), among a few others; also included are approximately 15 other miscellaneous black and white photographs mostly of bit player, Emily Perkins, but some are of other stars in candid poses -- overall, a random but very unique assortment of images that probably haven't been seen in 60+ years!
    13" x 10" and 10" x 8" or smaller

    PROVENANCE:
    From the Estate of Emily Perkins, a movie studio seamstress and bit actress who was also Hepburn's companion for many years.


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    Auction Dates
    August, 2014
    23rd Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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