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    Leon Janney Lot (1930s-1960s). Portrait and Publicity Photos (26)(5" X 6.5" - 8" X 10"), Trimmed Portrait Photo (6.5" X 9"), Portrait Drawing print (7.25" x 9.25"), and AFTRA Medal. Miscellaneous.
    Vintage gelatin silver, single and double weight, glossy and matte finish photos. One of the most famous male child stars of the 1930s, Leon Janney's career began on the silver screen and continued later in his life in the theater and as a well known personality on the radio. Included are Janney's delegate medal from the 1960 American Federation of Television and Radio Arts convention as well as a print of a portrait drawing of Janney from 1931. Unrestored items with an overall very presentable appearance. They may have edge wear, creases and corner bends, tears, chips in the borders, surface scuffs and indentations, pinholes, stains and smudges, surface blemishes, and/or toning. Some photos show signs of surface checking and/or silvering and one has hole punches along the left edge with adhesive washers. One photo has a studio snipe on the verso and seven others have photography stamps on the verso crediting Fred Fehl, P.E. Genereux, Elmer Fryer, Ray Mortimer Perry, Irving Lippman, Fred R. Archer, and Bert Longsworth. Please see full-color, enlargeable image below for more details. Fine+.


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    November, 2015
    8th Sunday
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