• Vintage Film Posters and Film  auction at Christies

    Sale 5872

    Vintage Film Posters and Film Memorabilia

    24 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 384

    Denholm Elliott

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Denholm Elliott
    A quantity of material relating to Denholm Elliott, comprising; 14 scripts, including Beyond Reasonable Doubt, Come As You Are, The Golden Fleece, Brimstone And Treacle and Marco Polo, many signed by Elliott on the title pages; a book of sheet music J.S Bach, Two and Three-Part Inventions signed on the front in blue ink Denholm Elliott; a scrap book of clippings charting Elliott's career; a book DONNE, John Poetical Works, edited by Sir Herbert Grierson, London: Oxford University Press, 1968, signed and inscribed on the front end for Denholm, Happy Birthday, Tom Baker 1982; a black and white portrait photograph of Vivien Leigh and Laurence Oliver signed and inscribed in black ink For Denholm, Vivien Olivier, 1966 -- 10x8in. (25.5x20.4cm.); a programme The Biggest Show of Stars for '57 signed in blue ballpoint pen on the reverse by Chuck Berry, Fats Domino, the Everly Brothers and Frankie Lymon -- 12x9in. (30.5x22.8cm.); a portrait photograph of Katherine Hepburn signed and inscribed For Denholm, from his fan, Kate; and a still Lying To Mr Emerson from the Merchant Ivory Production A Room With A View, 1985 -- 13x19in. (33x48.3cm.) framed (a lot)


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    Provenance

    The Elliott Family