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Davies, Marion (1897-1961) Group of Photographs, Two Signed.

Auction:
3040B
Lot:
38
Sold for:
$431$350

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3040B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 12, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Davies, Marion (1897-1961) Group of Photographs, Two Signed. Fifteen photographs of the American actress and longtime companion of William Randolph Hearst, two large photos inscribed to Hearst's daughter-in-law, Lorna Hearst, each 10 x 13 in., [together with] other large portraits taken by James Manatt, Hurrell, Clarence Sinclair Bull, and Elmer Fryer; [and] several photos of Davies dressed up at San Simeon costume parties with other guests, including other celebrities, taken by Manatt; and a few snapshots.
Estimate $700-900


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Lorna Hearst, Elmer Fryer, James Manatt, Hurrell, Clarence Sinclair Bull, California, Hearst, Hearst Communications, Marion Davies, Old Right, United States, William Randolph Hearst

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