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    Bringing Up Baby (RKO, 1938). Very Fine-. Hardcover Photo Album (40 Pages, 12.25" X 15").
    Offered in this lot is an amazing archive from the estate of the late Katharine Hepburn of photos, collages, and other items for Bringing Up Baby, Howard Hawks' classic screwball comedy. The photos are not only publicity and scene photos, but also rare behind-the-scenes photos from the making of the film, many unpublished, as well as personal snapshots of Hepburn. Cary Grant, Nissa the Leopard, Asta the dog, and others also make appearances alongside Katharine within the pages of this photo anthology. The album consists of seven pages from the 1937 RKO Production Book pertaining to the film, twelve photo collage pages, sixteen vintage gelatin silver, single and double weight glossy finish photos, two 1955 reissue lobby cards, a 1955 reissue uncut pressbook, and five photo copies of Hepburn's original scrapbook. This assortment of items displays very well, showing slight edge wear, mild creases, unobtrusive stains, and some toning. The lobby cards have staining with surface rippling, and one of the photos has a small piece of cellophane tape in the border. A few photos have minute paper lifts. Very Fine-.


    Estimate: $2,500 - $5,000.

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    July
    5th Friday
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