Description

    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.

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Flat Material, Small (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    February, 2009
    21st-22nd Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 629

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2020 October 27 Domain Names Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    It was a great day! Thank you for the great work! I appreciate your help and attention on the sale.
    Richard L.,
    Island Park, NY
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 November 11 Entertainment & Music Memorabilia Signature Auction - Dallas
    2017 November 11 Entertainment & Music Memorabilia Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $1,628,766