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    Sale 5425

    Pop Culture: Entertainment Memorabilia

    4 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 78

    From Russia With Love, 1963 Thunderball, 1965

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    From Russia With Love, 1963 Thunderball, 1965
    A collection of contact prints and stills comprising: 332 black and white contact prints on 29 sheets, the shots taken during the production of the 1963 United Artists/Eon film From Russia With Love, showing the shooting of a number of key scenes in the film taken on location in Istanbul, London and Scotland, some unpublished, the majority featuring Sean Connery, Daniela Bianchi and Lotte Lenya, others featuring the director Terence Young, individual -- 2¼x2¼in. (5.7x5.7cm.), majority of sheets -- 10x8¼in. (25.5x21cm.); eight black and white stills, seven featuring Daniela Bianchi including one relaxing off set with Sean Connery, and another during a tea break at Pinewood Studios during the initial screen tests for the film, largest -- 8¼x10in. (21x25.5cm.); 12 black and white contract prints on one sheet, the shots of Sean Connery, Luciana Paluzzi and director Terence Young taken during the filming of Thunderball -- 10x8¼in. (25.5x21cm.); and two black and white stills featuring Sean Connery, Claudine Auger and others taken on set in between takes, both -- 8¼x10in. (21x25.5cm.) (a lot)
    The photographs in this lot are offered for sale without copyright and other reproduction rights.


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    Pre-Lot Text

    JAMES BOND


    Post Lot Text

    c 1963 and 1965, Danjaq, LLC. and United Artists Corporation. All rights reserved.