GONE WITH THE WIND -C12- CLARK GABLE AS RHETT BUTLER AND VIVIEN LEIGH AS SCARLETT O’HARA IN EARLY PUBLICITY PHOTO
Vintage original 12 x 15” (30 x 37.5 cm.) black and white double weight glossy silver gelatin print still photo, USA. Vivien Leigh, Clark Gable, Olivia de Havilland, Leslie Howard, Hattie McDaniel, dir: Victor Fleming; Selznick International Pictures/Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. The epic American Civil War melodrama which has captured the hearts and imaginations of fans for generations— the story or a strong willed young woman who perseveres and succeeds— she and the characters in this story still inspire. Made during Hollywood’s Golden Year, it won most of the major Academy Awards and to this day many feel well deserved, particularly those for Vivien Leigh for Best Actress and the unprecedented Best Supporting Actress to Hattie McDaniel.
Seldom do oversized exhibition quality prints of this type, including their original attached typed blurbs on the verso come to the collectors market. They are unsurpassed in quality.
SIP 108-458- Clark Gable and Vivien Leigh pose for a romantic publicity image. It is believed that this image is amongst those take to pre-publicize the filming and was taken soon after Leigh’s casting, though the still number is amongst those higher numbers used for publicity during and after filming. Minor corner creasing. Bottom left corner is chipped. Tiny edge tear at bottom. ABOUT FINE
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