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    Jack Pierce Scrapbook Lot - Jack Pierce Portrait (Universal, c.1929). Still (8" X 10") and Letter. This lot consists of two items. The first is a wonderful portrait of Jack Pierce, probably from the late 1920s. This portrait has a light crease in the lower right corner. The other item is a letter from director Arthur Lubin to Jack Pierce on the occasion of Lubin and Universal's parting ways. Lubin had directed films for Universal starting in 1934 and continued on until November 1945. Among his achievements were the early films of Abbott and Costello, and he worked with Jack Pierce on one of his greatest successes, "The Phantom of the Opera." This letter clearly states Lubin's appreciation for Pierce's work. The letter bears some minor stains and tape residue in the corners. From the Personal Scrapbook of Jack Pierce. Very Fine+.

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    November, 2007
    13th-14th Tuesday-Wednesday
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