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    Lot of 20 Boris Karloff Pictures and Negatives, circa 1930s. The lot features Boris Karloff in his halcyon Hollywood heyday. It includes a 2.5" x 3.5" snapshot of Karloff with Sir C. Aubrey Smith and other Hollywood Cricket Club associates, The first group of Hollywood cricketeers on UCLA campus grounds; an 8" x 10" picture of Karloff standing by his pool and trees in background (plus the negative); a 3.5" x 4.5" negative of Boris, Dorothy and friends between tennis rounds; eight 8" x 10" negatives of Karloff at his Coldwater Canyon home, working in the gardens, enjoying the pool and reading by the fireplace; and eight 8" x 10" negatives of Karloff in various portraits. A wonderful mini-archive devoted to the the King of Hollywood horror, in Excellent condition. From the Boris Karloff Estate Collection. Accompanied by a letter of provenance from Sara Karloff Sparkman.

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2009
    21st-22nd Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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