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    Esther Williams Lot (1945-1970s). Overall: Very Fine-. Signed Photo (8" X 10"), Photos (7) (8" X 10", 8" X 10.25", & 10" X 13"), Trimmed Photos (2) (7.25" X 9.5" & 7.75" X 10"), & Restrike Photos (3) (Approx. 8" X 10"). Miscellaneous.
    Vintage gelatin silver, color, and black and white, single and double weight, glossy and matte finish original and restrike photos of Esther Williams. Included are photos from the films The Duchess of Idaho (MGM, 1950), Dangerous When Wet (MGM, 1953), Texas Carnival (MGM, 1951), The Hoodlum Saint (MGM, 1946), Thrill of a Romance (MGM, 1945), and Raw Wind in Eden (Universal International, 1958). Unrestored photos with clean overall appearances. They may have general signs of use, such as light edge wear, thin dust shadows, minor creases, faint surface blemishes, or unobtrusive smudges. The photo for Raw Wind in Eden has been trimmed in the top border and is toned, and another photo has also been trimmed. The two photos for Dangerous When Wet have hole punches in the top border. Several photos have printing, snipes, writing, and/or ink stamps on the verso. The photo for Texas Carnival has been signed, "Esther Williams." Heritage Auctions believes the signature in this lot to be authentic, but know before bidding that no Certificate of Authenticity is provided.


    Auction Info

    Bidding Begins Approx.
    May
    9th Sunday
    Auction Dates
    May
    16th Sunday
    Proxy Bidding Begins Approx.
    1 Day
    Internet/Mail Bids: N/A
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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