Douglas Fairbanks, Sr. “Petruchio” distressed wedding costume from The Taming of the Shrew
Start Price:8,000.00 USD
Estimated At:8,000.00 - 12,000.00 USD
NOT SOLD (BIDDING OVER)
0.00USD+ applicable fees & taxes.
WAS NOT SOLD, auction date was 2011 Jun 18 @ 12:00UTC-7 : PDT/MST
Douglas Fairbanks, Sr. “Petruchio” distressed wedding costume from The Taming of the Shrew. (UA, 1929) Studio distressed costume worn by Douglas Fairbanks as “Petruchio” in the memorable wedding scene of The Taming of the Shrew. Fairbanks, Sr. arrives late to the wedding on horseback wearing this threadbare ensemble consisting of brown wool shorts with front button closure, colorful patches and stripes, gold cotton shirt with tattered right sleeve and rear snap closure and tights with one leg striped and the other featuring a hole exposing his bare leg. The shorts exhibit tiny moth holes, slight wear to the tights; otherwise, very good condition.