28 November 1996,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 518
GBP 150 - GBP 250
Laurence Olivier as Lord Nelson in 'That Hamilton Woman'
watercolour and pencil designs, both signed by subject in blue ink L.Olivier
11x7½in. (28x19cm.) (2)
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That Hamilton Woman, 1941, Alexander Korda Films, starred Laurence Olivier, Vivien Leigh and Gladys Cooper and received two Academy Award nominations, one for Rudolph Maté for photography, the other for assisstant director Victor Korda.
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