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Icons of Hollywood Auction

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Welcome to our Icons of Hollywood auction! To coin a phrase often heard, this truly is a “once-in-a-lifetime” opportunity. In this incredible sale, we are offering some of the most remarkable and instantly recognizable Hollywood artifacts to ever grace the silver screen. Over 1,200 unique treasures are represented in this sale covering the entire history of Hollywood.

Some of the highlights include:

• Incredible archive of John Wayne personal correspondence from 1941-1966 discussing his career and major film projects
• Extraordinary collection of original 8 x 10 in. camera negatives of Louise Brooks, Clara Bow, Carole Lombard, Rita Hayworth and Lupe Velez
• Gilda original near-mint linen-backed Style “B” one-sheet poster
• Original annotated The Rocky Horror Picture Show script used on-set by creator and screenwriter Richard O’Brien
• Original final approval maquette of Kong’s head from King Kong and other items from the estate of Willis O’Brien
• A collection of Kenneth Strickfaden special effects devices from Frankenstein, The Bride of Frankenstein, and other films
• Judy Garland screen-used “Dorothy Gale” blue and white gingham pinafore dress from The Wizard of Oz
• Judy Garland screen-worn ruby slippers from The Wizard of Oz
• Bert Lahr screen-worn “Cowardly Lion” costume from The Wizard of Oz
• Bela Lugosi’s signature “Count Dracula” screen-worn cape from Dracula and other items from his estate
• Marilyn Monroe’s platinum and diamond eternity band given to her by Joe DiMaggio on their wedding day, January 14, 1954, from her personal property
• Marilyn Monroe’s invitation to the JFK birthday celebration from her personal property
• Nude painting (ca 1949) of Marilyn Monroe by famed pinup artist Earl Moran
• Howard Terpning original final one-sheet poster artwork for the 1963 Cleopatra
• A collection of items from the estate of makeup effects legend John Chambers
• An unprecedented collection of screen-used props and costumes from the Back to the Future trilogy, including the only screen-used DeLorean time machine in private hands
• Steve McQueen’s original hero Gulf driving suit from Le Mans
• Rare fully animatronic puppet from Howard the Duck
• Star Trek: The Original Series mid-grade type-1 hand phaser
• A complete NASA Gemini program G-2C spacesuit, helmet, gloves and boots
• Original Al Hirschfeld artwork, scripts and other treasures from the estate of Jack Lemmon

You’re sure to find something new and exciting in this auction to add to your collection. Please remember we’re always interested in your future consignments for those who wish to pass ownership of their treasures pieces of
Hollywood memorabilia on to new caretakers.


For session 3, we welcome you to our Icons of Animation auction! Once again we are pleased to be working with Van Eaton Galleries in presenting an incredible collection covering the entire spectrum of the history of animation. This sale features over 600 unique pieces from some of the earliest stop-motion animation shorts, artifacts from Disneyland and Walt Disney World through some of the most beloved shorts and features from the studios of Walt Disney, Hanna-Barbera, Warner Bros., M-G-M, and Walter Lantz.

Highlights include:

• Ub Iwerks Balloon Land original production cel on original background
• Original production cel and production background from Max Fleischer’s Gulliver’s Travels
• An extremely rare original production cel of Academy Award Mickey Mouse on original hand-painted background, the only known Mickey art from this little-known 1932 full-color animated short
• Charles Schulz Peanuts 4-panel Great Pumpkin comic strip artwork from 1963
• Suite of illustration artwork for the Little Golden Book, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, by Richard Scarry
• Disneyland Haunted Mansion original featured “stretching portrait” painting, signed by Marc Davis
• Original artwork for the Captain EO attraction poster at Disneyland
• 1875 hand-carved Dentzel carousel horse gifted by Walt Disney to his first Disney Imagineer, Roger Broggie
• Donald Duck original production cel with production background from The Band Concert
• Original pan production background with production cel of the Hag in the boat delivering the poisoned apple from Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
• Original production cel of Jiminy Cricket with the matching original production background from Pinocchio
• Eyvind Earle original concept artwork for Sleeping Beauty
• Monumental-scale pan production background with Maleficent cel from Sleeping Beauty
• Rare set of nine preliminary concept paintings by Mary Blair for Alice in Wonderland
• Lady and the Tramp original production cel from the “Bella Notte” scene

We hope you find something new and exciting from this catalog to add to your collection. Please remember we’re always interested in your future consignments for those who wish to pass ownership of their treasured pieces of Hollywood memorabilia to new caretakers. Thank you for participating and good luck!
Joan Crawford collection of (5) portrait stills51Joan Crawford collection of (5) portrait stills
Joan Crawford collection of (5) portrait stills - Gelatin-silver glossy prints (5) of Joan Crawford from 1932 to 1939: with Douglas Fairba
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (200.00 + 46.00) x 1 = 246.00
Joan Crawford oversize double-weight ca.1932 portrait by George Hurrell52Joan Crawford oversize double-weight ca.1932 portrait by George Hurrell
Joan Crawford oversize double-weight ca.1932 portrait by George Hurrell - Gelatin-silver double-weight semi-gloss 10” x 13” gl
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold for (550.00 + 126.50) x 1 = 676.50
Bette Davis collection of (7) portrait and scene stills, 1931-193854Bette Davis collection of (7) portrait and scene stills, 1931-1938
Bette Davis collection of (7) portrait and scene stills, 1931-1938 - Gelatin-silver glossy prints (7) of Bette Davis from the following film
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (200.00 + 46.00) x 1 = 246.00
Six publicity stills from Devil’s Island55Six publicity stills from Devil’s Island
Six publicity stills from Devil’s Island - (Warner Bros., 1939) Collection of six (6) gelatin silver glossy 8 in. x 10 in. pu
Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Marlene Dietrich vintage publicity portrait for The Scarlet Empress56Marlene Dietrich vintage publicity portrait for The Scarlet Empress
Marlene Dietrich vintage publicity portrait for The Scarlet Empress - (Paramount, 1934) Gelatin-silver glossy print, 8” x 10
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (325.00 + 74.75) x 1 = 399.75
Marlene Dietrich vintage special publicity portrait for Angel57Marlene Dietrich vintage special publicity portrait for Angel
Marlene Dietrich vintage special publicity portrait for Angel - (Paramount, 1937) Gelatin-silver glossy print, 8” x 10”
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (200.00 + 46.00) x 1 = 246.00
Marlene Dietrich collection of (6) portrait stills, 1928-193758Marlene Dietrich collection of (6) portrait stills, 1928-1937
Marlene Dietrich collection of (6) portrait stills, 1928-1937 - Gelatin-silver single and double-weight prints (6) of Marlene Dietrich for
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (600.00 + 138.00) x 1 = 738.00
Pair of Marlene Dietrich vintage publicity portraits59Pair of Marlene Dietrich vintage publicity portraits
Pair of Marlene Dietrich vintage publicity portraits - Gelatin-silver glossy prints (2) 8” x 10” in Very Fine condition, dated
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (200.00 + 46.00) x 1 = 246.00
Pair of Marlene Dietrich vintage publicity portraits60Pair of Marlene Dietrich vintage publicity portraits
Pair of Marlene Dietrich vintage publicity portraits - Gelatin-silver glossy prints (2) 8” x 10” in Very Fine condition, dated
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (225.00 + 51.75) x 1 = 276.75
Sergei Eisenstein collection of (4) oversize stills from Alexander Nevsky and Ivan the Terrible61Sergei Eisenstein collection of (4) oversize stills from Alexander Nevsky and Ivan the Terrible
Sergei Eisenstein collection of (4) oversize stills from Alexander Nevsky and Ivan the Terrible - Gelatin-silver approx. 9&r
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (100.00 + 23.00) x 1 = 123.00
Greta Garbo collection of (8) portrait and scene stills, 1926-3762Greta Garbo collection of (8) portrait and scene stills, 1926-37
Greta Garbo collection of (8) portrait and scene stills, 1926-37 - Gelatin-silver glossy prints (8) of Greta Garbo from the following film
Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Judy Garland portrait 63Judy Garland portrait
Judy Garland collection of (4) portrait and scene stills from Wizard of Oz, A Star is Born, and I Could Go On Singing -
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (225.00 + 51.75) x 1 = 276.75
Vintage glamour lot of (3) portraits: Betty Grable, Frances Farmer, and Mitzi Gaynor64Vintage glamour lot of (3) portraits: Betty Grable, Frances Farmer, and Mitzi Gaynor
Vintage glamour lot of (3) portraits: Betty Grable, Frances Farmer, and Mitzi Gaynor - Gelatin-silver glossy prints (3) 8” x 10&rdqu
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (200.00 + 46.00) x 1 = 246.00
Katharine Hepburn collection of (3) portrait and scene stills, 1932-193865Katharine Hepburn collection of (3) portrait and scene stills, 1932-1938
Katharine Hepburn collection of (3) portrait and scene stills, 1932-1938 - Gelatin-silver glossy prints (3) of Katherine Hepburn: Chris
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (350.00 + 80.50) x 1 = 430.50
7 Hitchcock portrait & scene stills from Rebecca, Notorious, Rear Window, & North by Northwest667 Hitchcock portrait & scene stills from Rebecca, Notorious, Rear Window, & North by Northwest
Alfred Hitchcock collection of (7) portrait and scene stills from Rebecca, Notorious, Rear Window, and North by Northwest -
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (425.00 + 97.75) x 1 = 522.75
Boris Karloff as “The Monster” from Bride of Frankenstein67Boris Karloff as “The Monster” from Bride of Frankenstein
Boris Karloff as “The Monster” from Bride of Frankenstein - (Universal, 1935) Gelatin silver glossy 8 x 10 in. print of
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold for (550.00 + 126.50) x 1 = 676.50
3 portrait and scene stills from Bride of Frankenstein683 portrait and scene stills from Bride of Frankenstein
3 portrait and scene stills from Bride of Frankenstein - (Universal, 1935) Gelatin silver glossy 8 x 10 in. prints of Ernest Thesig
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold for (375.00 + 86.25) x 1 = 461.25
Three key-book portraits from Freaks69Three key-book portraits from Freaks
Three key-book portraits from Freaks - (MGM, 1932) Gelatin silver glossy 8 x 10 in. key-book portraits from Tod Browning’s Fr
Start Price : 400.00 | Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Boris Karloff as “The Monster” from Bride of Frankenstein70Boris Karloff as “The Monster” from Bride of Frankenstein
Boris Karloff as “The Monster” from Bride of Frankenstein - (Universal, 1935) Gelatin silver glossy 8 x 10 in. print of
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold for (600.00 + 138.00) x 1 = 738.00
Boris Karloff as “The Monster” from Bride of Frankenstein71Boris Karloff as “The Monster” from Bride of Frankenstein
Boris Karloff as “The Monster” from Bride of Frankenstein - (Universal, 1935) Gelatin silver glossy 8 x 10 in. print of
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold for (1,000.00 + 230.00) x 1 = 1,230.00
Boris Karloff as “The Monster” from Bride of Frankenstein72Boris Karloff as “The Monster” from Bride of Frankenstein
Boris Karloff as “The Monster” from Bride of Frankenstein - (Universal, 1935) Gelatin silver glossy 8 x 10 in. print of
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold for (1,000.00 + 230.00) x 1 = 1,230.00
Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi promotional still from The Black Cat73Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi promotional still from The Black Cat
Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi promotional still from The Black Cat - (Universal, 1934) Gelatin silver glossy 8 x 10 in. print of Bo
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold for (375.00 + 86.25) x 1 = 461.25
Oversize portrait of Bela Lugosi by Ray Jones74Oversize portrait of Bela Lugosi by Ray Jones
Oversize portrait of Bela Lugosi by Ray Jones - Gelatin silver matte double-weight 11 x 14 in. print of Bela Lugosi in his home by Ray Jon
Start Price : 800.00 | Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
Oversize portrait of Bela Lugosi from Dracula by Roman Freulich75Oversize portrait of Bela Lugosi from Dracula by Roman Freulich
Oversize portrait of Bela Lugosi from Dracula by Roman Freulich - (Universal, 1931) Gelatin silver matte double-weight 11 x 14 in.
Start Price : 800.00 | Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
4 vintage Universal horror promotional stills764 vintage Universal horror promotional stills
4 vintage Universal horror promotional stills - Four (4) vintage gelatin silver glossy 8 x 10 in. promotional stills from The Mummy&rsq
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (200.00 + 46.00) x 1 = 246.00
Vivien Leigh collection of (4) portrait and scene stills78Vivien Leigh collection of (4) portrait and scene stills
Vivien Leigh collection of (4) portrait and scene stills - Gelatin-silver glossy prints (4) of Vivien Leigh from the following films: Gon
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (300.00 + 69.00) x 1 = 369.00
Paramount male character lot of (5) vintage portraits: Harold Lloyd and Charles Laughton79Paramount male character lot of (5) vintage portraits: Harold Lloyd and Charles Laughton
Paramount male character lot of (5) vintage portraits: Harold Lloyd and Charles Laughton - (Paramount, 1935-1939) Gelatin-silver glossy p
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (200.00 + 46.00) x 1 = 246.00
Collection of early Harold Lloyd photographs and other ephemera80Collection of early Harold Lloyd photographs and other ephemera
Collection of early Harold Lloyd photographs and other ephemera - Collection of 8 early Harold Lloyd gelatin silver double-weight photogra
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold for (550.00 + 126.50) x 1 = 676.50
Pair of Carole Lombard vintage publicity portraits81Pair of Carole Lombard vintage publicity portraits
Pair of Carole Lombard vintage publicity portraits - Gelatin-silver glossy prints (2) 8” x 10” in Very Fine condition apart fr
Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Carole Lombard pair of portrait stills, 1932 and 193782Carole Lombard pair of portrait stills, 1932 and 1937
Carole Lombard pair of portrait stills, 1932 and 1937 - Gelatin-silver glossy prints (2) 8” x 10”: a 1932 very revealing pre-c
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold for (400.00 + 92.00) x 1 = 492.00
Pair of The Maltese Falcon publicity stills by Mack Elliott83Pair of The Maltese Falcon publicity stills by Mack Elliott
Pair of The Maltese Falcon publicity stills by Mack Elliott - (Warner Bros., 1941) Pair of gelatin silver glossy 8 in. x 10 in. pri
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (600.00 + 138.00) x 1 = 738.00
Barbara Stanwyck collection of (6) portrait and scene stills, 1930-194184Barbara Stanwyck collection of (6) portrait and scene stills, 1930-1941
Barbara Stanwyck collection of (6) portrait and scene stills, 1930-1941 - Gelatin-silver glossy prints (6) of Barbara Stanwyck from the f
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (375.00 + 86.25) x 1 = 461.25
Shirley Temple collection of (8) portrait and scene stills, including one stamped by George Hurrell85Shirley Temple collection of (8) portrait and scene stills, including one stamped by George Hurrell
Shirley Temple collection of (8) portrait and scene stills, including one stamped by George Hurrell - (TCF, 1934-37) Gelatin-silver gloss
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (225.00 + 51.75) x 1 = 276.75
Mae West collection of (3) portrait and scene stills, 1933-193486Mae West collection of (3) portrait and scene stills, 1933-1934
Mae West collection of (3) portrait and scene stills, 1933-1934 - (Paramount, 1933-34) Gelatin-silver glossy prints (3) of Mae West from
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (100.00 + 23.00) x 1 = 123.00
Anna May Wong vintage publicity portrait for Dangerous Money87Anna May Wong vintage publicity portrait for Dangerous Money
Anna May Wong vintage publicity portrait for Dangerous Money - (Paramount, 1938) Gelatin-silver glossy print, 8” x 10”
Start Price : 200.00 | Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Anna May Wong pair of early portrait stills88Anna May Wong pair of early portrait stills
Anna May Wong pair of early portrait stills - Gelatin-silver prints of Chinese-American actress Anna May Wong, one being an 8” x 10
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sold for (325.00 + 74.75) x 1 = 399.75
West Coast Theatre marquee photograph collection89West Coast Theatre marquee photograph collection
West Coast Theatre marquee photograph collection - Collection of 40+ gelatin silver semi-gloss double-weight 7 ½ in. x 9 ½ in. and (a...
Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
Sold for (4,000.00 + 920.00) x 1 = 4,920.00
100+ Chaplin original & reissue still photos from The Gold Rush & The Great Dictator90100+ Chaplin original & reissue still photos from The Gold Rush & The Great Dictator
Charlie Chaplin collection of (100+) original and reissue still photos from The Gold Rush and The Great Dictator - (United A
Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
Sold for (800.00 + 184.00) x 1 = 984.00
Ronald Colman 125+ original still photos from  Lost Horizon, The Light That Failed & If I Were King91Ronald Colman 125+ original still photos from Lost Horizon, The Light That Failed & If I Were King
Ronald Colman collection of (125+) original still photos from three films: Lost Horizon, The Light That Failed, and If I Were King
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold for (2,250.00 + 517.50) x 1 = 2,767.50
Errol Flynn 160+ original still photos from The Sea Hawk & Private Lives of Elizabeth & Essex92Errol Flynn 160+ original still photos from The Sea Hawk & Private Lives of Elizabeth & Essex
Errol Flynn collection of (160+) original still photos from The Sea Hawk and Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex - (Warner
Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
Sold for (1,900.00 + 437.00) x 1 = 2,337.00
Greta Garbo collection of (34) original still photos including Anna Karenina and Flesh and the Devil93Greta Garbo collection of (34) original still photos including Anna Karenina and Flesh and the Devil
Greta Garbo collection of (34) original still photos including Anna Karenina and Flesh and the Devil - (MGM, 1926/1932/1935)
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold for (550.00 + 126.50) x 1 = 676.50
Katharine Hepburn collection of (90+) original still photos from Stage Door and Quality Street94Katharine Hepburn collection of (90+) original still photos from Stage Door and Quality Street
Katharine Hepburn collection of (90+) original still photos from Stage Door and Quality Street - (RKO, 1936, 1937) Gelatin-
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold for (2,750.00 + 632.50) x 1 = 3,382.50
Charles Laughton 90+ original still photos from three films, including Hunchback of Notre Dame95Charles Laughton 90+ original still photos from three films, including Hunchback of Notre Dame
Charles Laughton collection of (90+) original still photos from three films, including Hunchback of Notre Dame - (Various; 1933-193
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold for (1,200.00 + 276.00) x 1 = 1,476.00
Frederic March 125+ still photos from four films, including Christopher Columbus & The Buccaneer96Frederic March 125+ still photos from four films, including Christopher Columbus & The Buccaneer
Frederic March collection of (125+) original still photos from four films, including Christopher Columbus and The Buccaneer -
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold for (300.00 + 69.00) x 1 = 369.00
200+ still photos from five films starring Spencer Tracy, Jack Oakie, or Freddie Bartholomew97200+ still photos from five films starring Spencer Tracy, Jack Oakie, or Freddie Bartholomew
Collection of (200+) original still photos from five films starring Spencer Tracy, Jack Oakie, or Freddie Bartholomew - (Various; 1936-195
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold for (750.00 + 172.50) x 1 = 922.50
John Ford  160+ original still photos from 4 films including How Green Was My Valley98John Ford 160+ original still photos from 4 films including How Green Was My Valley
John Ford collection of (160+) original still photos from four films including How Green Was My Valley - (Various, 1936-1941) Gel
Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
Sold for (1,700.00 + 391.00) x 1 = 2,091.00
Albert Lewin 200+ original still photos from Picture of Dorian Gray, So Ends our Night, & Zaza99Albert Lewin 200+ original still photos from Picture of Dorian Gray, So Ends our Night, & Zaza
Albert Lewin collection of (200+) original still photos from three films: Picture of Dorian Gray, So Ends our Night, and Zaza
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Sold for (2,000.00 + 460.00) x 1 = 2,460.00
Albert Lewin 270+ original still photos from two films: The Moon & Sixpence & The Living Idol100Albert Lewin 270+ original still photos from two films: The Moon & Sixpence & The Living Idol
Albert Lewin collection of (270+) original still photos from two films: The Moon and Sixpence and The Living Idol - (
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold for (700.00 + 161.00) x 1 = 861.00
Orson Welles as director, 45+ original  photos from Citizen Kane, Magnificent Ambersons, & Macbeth101Orson Welles as director, 45+ original photos from Citizen Kane, Magnificent Ambersons, & Macbeth
Orson Welles as director, collection of (45+) original still photos from Citizen Kane, Magnificent Ambersons, and Macbeth -
Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
Sold for (1,800.00 + 414.00) x 1 = 2,214.00
Director  70+ original still photos from Gr& Illusion, Man of Aran & The Big Parade102Director 70+ original still photos from Gr& Illusion, Man of Aran & The Big Parade
Great Director collection of (70+) original still photos from Grand Illusion, Man of Aran, and The Big Parade - (Var
Start Price : 600.00 | Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00