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    Chet Baker Original Photo Archive With Visa Application And Clothing. Chet Baker was one of the most photogenic musicians of the 20th Century. With classic good looks - and great talent - he evoked an ultra-cool image that lives on today, 25 years after his death. This lot includes dozens of original photos, dating from the early 70s through the late 80s, many of which feature photographer stamps on the verso. Also included is Chet's original 1986 Japanese visa application which he filled out in advance of a tour, boldly signed in blue ink "Chesney H. Baker (Chet Baker)". Rounding out the lot are several items of clothing, including a pinstriped Agnes B. suit, which he wore in the Academy-Award winning film Let's Get Lost, and a pair of shoes. The photographs and visa document in overall Very Good condition, the clothing in fair condition consistent with wear and age. From the Collection of Diane Vavra.

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    December, 2014
    6th Saturday
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