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    Sale 2012

    Pop Culture

    25 June 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 183

    King Kong, 1933

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    King Kong, 1933
    Handcrafted plaster, pre-production model head of King Kong, created by Willis O'Brien. This model represents one of the earliest renditions of Kong by O'Brien, and features attached teeth and intricate detail of the face that was to become a motion picture icon. From the Estate of Willis O'Brien. 2in.


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