PHOTOGRAPHS

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BELL BOOK AND CANDLE OVERSIZE IMAGE BY COBURN (1958)
BELL BOOK AND CANDLE OVERSIZE IMAGE BY COBURN (1958) $450.00 SOLD

Vintage original 11 x 14” (28 x 35 cm.) black and white double weight glossy silver gelatin print still photo, USA.  James Stewart, Kim Novak, Jack Lemon, Ernie Kovacs, Janice Rule, Hermione Gingold, Elsa Lanchester, dir: Richard Quine; Columbia. The story of a modern-day witch who makes her neighbor fall in love with her, only to actually fall in love with him.  Kim Novak plays the witch while Elsa Lanchester plays her aunt. A photo with all the bells and whistles, the  Columbia Pictures Photo by Coburn, Jr....

BETTE DAVIS (ca. 1938)
BETTE DAVIS (ca. 1938) $1,500.00 SOLD

Vintage original 11 x 15" (29 x 38 cm.) double weight matte finish hand colored poster, promotion for Warner Brothers Pictures, France. Davis at the height of her star power presents herself with trademark cigarette and plenty of attitude in this unusual piece. Davis won the Academy Award for Best Actress in 1935 and 1938 and would be nominated in 1939, 1940, 1941 and 1942, as well as for five other years. This is one of an extremely rare group of small posters done in France for Warner Brothers stars in the late-1930s. NEAR FINE.

BETTE DAVIS AND CAST DRESS REHEARAL FOR ALL ABOUT EVE (1950)
BETTE DAVIS AND CAST DRESS REHEARAL FOR ALL ABOUT EVE (1950) $750.00 SOLD

Vintage original 10 x 8” (25 x 20 cm.) black and white single weight glossy silver gelatin print still photo, USA. Bette Davis, Anne Baxter, George Sanders, Celeste Holm, Gary Merrill, Hugh Marlowe, Gregory Ratoff, Thelma Ritter, Marilyn Monroe; dir: Joseph L. Mankiewicz; Twentieth Century Fox.  The main cast is assembled, appearing to be in rehearsal (stage lights above) for a climatic “show down” between the two main characters, Margo Channing (Bette Davis) and Eve Harrington (Anne Baxter).  Included is Hugh Marlowe, Celeste Holm,...

BETTE DAVIS AND HUMPRHEY BOGART IN MARKED WOMAN (1937)
BETTE DAVIS AND HUMPRHEY BOGART IN MARKED WOMAN (1937) $300.00 SOLD

Vintage original 8 x 10" (20 x 25 cm.) single weight glossy photo, USA. Bette Davis, Humphrey Bogart, Lola Lane, Isabel Jewell, Mayo Methot, Jane Bryan, dir: Lloyd Bacon; Warner Brothers. Still depicts scene between clip joint "hostess" Mary (Davis) and DA Graham (Bogart) who is wanting her to testify against her violent mobster boss. Still has original paper blurb attached to back and is stamped by the Examiner Reference Library, March 11, 1937. FINE.

BIG SLEEP, THE (1946) / MARTHA VICKERS PORTRAIT
BIG SLEEP, THE (1946) / MARTHA VICKERS PORTRAIT $300.00 SOLD

Vintage original 10 x 8" (25 x 20 cm.) black-and-white single weight glossy silver gelatin print still photo, USA. Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, John Ridgely, Martha Vickers, Dorothy Malone, dir: Howard Hawks, Warner Brothers.

Michigan-born model turned film actress Martha Vickers got her big break in this noir classic. She had been playing uncredited hostess-type roles for nearly three years at various studios. At age 20 she won the role of Lauren Bacall's thumb-sucking nymphet teen sister. This led to a string of "bad girl" roles. Her romantic life was abundant and she even became one of Mickey Rooney's eight wives....

BIGGER SPLASH, A (1974)
BIGGER SPLASH, A (1974) SOLD

Set of three photos, varying a bit in size but approximately 6 ¾ x 8 ¼” (17.5 x 21 cm.), USA.  David Hockney, dir: Jack Hazan.

Wikipedia: ‘1974 biopic about David Hockney's lingering breakup with his then partner Peter Scheslinger, during the period 1970 to 1973. Directed by Jack Hazan, and edited by David Mingay, it has music by Patrick Gowers. Featuring many of Hockney's circle, it includes designers Celia Birtwell and Ossie Clark, artist Patrick Procktor, gallery owner John Kasmin and museum curator Henry Geldzahler. It is a...

BILLY WILDER WITH DEAN MARTIN, KIM NOVAK, And RAY WALSTON FOR KISS ME STUPID (1964)
BILLY WILDER WITH DEAN MARTIN, KIM NOVAK, And RAY WALSTON FOR KISS ME STUPID (1964) $375.00 SOLD

Vintage original 7 ¾ x 9 ½” (19 x 23) black and white single weight glossy silver gelatin print still photo, USAint still . Dean Martin, Kim Novak, Ray Walston, Felicia Farr, dir: Billy Wilder; Lopart. Billy Wilder works with Ray Walston at the piano while Dean Martin and Kim Novak appear to be going through their lines in the background. Much of the action of this comedy takes place on this set. Orville Spooner (Walston) attempts to sell a song to the famous nightclub entertainer Dino (Martin). ...

BILLY WILDER, ERICH VON STROHEIM / SUNSET BOULEVARD (1950)
BILLY WILDER, ERICH VON STROHEIM / SUNSET BOULEVARD (1950) $325.00 SOLD

Vintage original 9 x 7" (24 x 18 cm.) black-and-white single weight glossy silver gelatin print photo, USA. Gloria Swanson, William Holden, Erich von Stroheim, Nancy Olson, Fred Clark, Jack Webb, Cecil B. DeMille, Hedda Hopper, Anna Q. Nilsson, H. B, Warner, Buster Keaton, dir: Billy Wilder, Paramount. A "Hollywood" story which rings true to this day about how the film industry uses and abuses people, and yet from which beautiful and interesting art flourishes.

This rare behind-the-scenes still shows Billy Wilder with Erich von Stroheim following an industry screening of the film at a Paramount screening room. The woman...

BIRDS, THE (1963) / HITCHCOCK DIRECTING TAYLOR, PLESHETTE
BIRDS, THE (1963) / HITCHCOCK DIRECTING TAYLOR, PLESHETTE $325.00 SOLD

Vintage original 10 x 8" (25 x 20 cm.) photo, USA. Rod Taylor, Suzanne Pleshette, dir: Alfred Hitchcock; Universal. Photo of Hitchcock directing Taylor and Pleshette, with promotional label attached on back. Still labeled "6590-P.24", slight creasing. JUST ABOUT FINE.

BITTER RICE [RIZ AMARO] (1949)
BITTER RICE [RIZ AMARO] (1949) $300.00 SOLD

Vintage original 11 x 14" (28 x 35 cm.) black-and-white single weight glossy silver gelatin print still photos, USA. Vittoria Gassman, Doris Dowling, Silvana Mangano, dir: Giuseppe De Santis; Lux Films. Story of a criminal couple on the run, she gets work in a group of rice workers and meets another woman who is waiting for her soldier boyfriend to be discharged. The two couples then join forces and embark on a complicated story of romance, robbery and murder. One of the classics of Italian Neo-Realism, the film had an American release in September of 1950.

In still BT-41, Silvana Mangano...

BLACKMAIL (1929) / DONALD CALTHROP-SIGNED PHOTO
BLACKMAIL (1929) / DONALD CALTHROP-SIGNED PHOTO $1,000.00 SOLD

Vintage original 9; x 7;" (25 x 20 cm.) black-and-white double weight glossy silver gelatin print still photo, UK. Anny Ondra, Sara Allgood, Charles Paton, John Longden, Donald Calthrop, dir: Alfred Hitchcock, Sono-Art. Historic film, not only being the first sound film to be directed by Alfred Hitchcock, but also noted as the first British sound film. Hitchcock and crew were still using silent film techniques, but this added to the suspenseful atmosphere.

In the same dark genre of Notorious and Vertigo, the story involves a woman whose boyfriend is a Scotland Yard detective, far more interested in his work than...

BLAUE LICHT, DAS [BLUE LIGHT, THE] (1932)
BLAUE LICHT, DAS [BLUE LIGHT, THE] (1932) $1,250.00 SOLD

Vintage original 9 x 11;" (23 x 30 cm.) double weight glossy silver gelatin print still photo, Germany. Leni Riefenstahl, Mathias Wieman, Beni Fuhrer, Max Holzboer, Martha Mair, dir: Leni Riefenstahl; Sokal. A beautiful character portrait of the legendary actress, director, writer, editor and producer, Leni Riefenstahl. Riefenstahl performed all these creative tasks on this film for her own production company.

This is the story of Junta, a woman hated by the people of her village, who suspect her of being a witch. She is the only person who can climb the nearby mountains and has discovered the mysteries of the...

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