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    Sale 5425

    Pop Culture: Entertainment Memorabilia

    4 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 12

    Various Film Stars And Entertainers

    Price Realised  

    Various Film Stars And Entertainers
    A visitor's book for a restaurant, the corner gilt stamped with the owner's name Siegi Sessler containing approximately 350 signatures, majority 1940s-1950s, majority with dedication to Siegi, subjects include: Gloria Swanson, Spencer Tracy, Diana Dors, Nöel Coward, Kirk Douglas, Rock Hudson, Otto Preminger, Edward G. Robinson (with self-portrait caricature), Gregory Peck, Audrey Hepburn, Elizabeth Taylor, Chico Marx, Orson Welles (with self-portrait caricature), Douglas Fairbanks Jnr., Deborah Kerr, Joe E. Brown, Gary Cooper, Ava Gardner, Merle Oberon, Robert Mitchum, Errol Flynn, Ronald Reagan, Danny Kaye, Margot Fonteyn, David Lean, Moira Shearer, Paul Muni, Jack Lemmon, Doris Day, Bette Davis, Gary Merrill, Humphrey Bogart, Peter Lorre, Jayne Mansfield, Gene Kelly, Tony Curtis, Janet Leigh, Louis Armstrong, Charlie Chaplin, Oona Chaplin, Sydney Chaplin, James Mason, Ray Milland, Frank Sinatra (annotated with a bow-tie motif), Anita Ekberg, Rex Harrison, James Stewart, Susan Hayward, Clark Gable, Rita Hayworth, Burt Lancaster, Kirk Douglas, Boris Karloff, Sophia Loren, Bob Hope, Cary Grant, Ingrid Bergman, Peter Sellers, Peter Lawford, Eli Wallach, Omar Shariff, Yul Brynner, Fred Astaire, Maureen O'Hara, Rodgers and Hammerstein, Sammy Davis Jnr., Shirley MacLaine, John Wayne, Lucille Ball, Sidney Poitier, Bing Crosby, Joe DiMaggio, Groucho Marx (with self-portrait caricature) and Sean Connery


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