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    Sale 5238

    Film & Entertainment Memorabilia

    19 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 82

    Steve McQueen Robert Wagner

    Price Realised  


    Steve McQueen Robert Wagner
    Two black and white stills from the 1962 Columbia Pictures production of The War Lover; one of Steve McQueen and Robert Wagner signed and inscribed in blue ink For Peter "Mate", with my thanks, your "Mate", Bob and To Peter drive carefull [sic] on your 3 wheeler -- Steve McQueen; the other of Robert Wagner signed and inscribed in blue ink For Elizabeth -- Love -- Robert Wagner, PETES MATE, both -- 10x8in. (25.5x20.5cm.) (2)

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    These stills were signed for Peter Wallis and his wife, the vendor of this and the previous lot, while working on the set of The War Lover at Shepperton Studios in 1961-1962.

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