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Collection of Shakespeare-related Theatrical Programs and Memorabilia

Auction:
2756T
Lot:
1170
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Auction:
Discovery - 2756T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 09, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Collection of Shakespeare-related Theatrical Programs and Memorabilia, a group of souvenir actor photographic postcards and many assorted programs and playbills, including two for the New York Shakespeare Festival 1975 production of Hamlet with Sam Waterston and Mandy Patinkin, two British National Theatre 1986 programs for King Lear with Anthony Hopkins, a 1955 Stoll Theatre program for Titus Andronicus and a 1940 Auditorium Theatre program for Romeo and Juliet, both starring Laurence Olivier and Vivien Leigh, a 1941 St. James Theatre program for Twelfth Night with Helen Hayes, a 1956 Winter Garden/Old Vic program for Romeo and Juliet with Claire Bloom, a 1960/61 program for the season at the Old Vic, with Judi Dench in the Franco Zeffirelli production of Romeo and Juliet, two programs for the 1971 Cambridge Theatre production of Hamlet starring Ian McKellen, a 1967 National Theatre program for Much Ado About Nothing with Maggie Smith, a 1964 playbill for Hamlet starring Richard Burton, a 1979 Playbill for Richard III starring Al Pacino, and many others.
Estimate $200-300


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Romeo and Juliet, the New York Shakespeare Festival, souvenir actor, Sam Waterston, Mandy Patinkin, Anthony Hopkins, Laurence Olivier, Vivien Leigh, Helen Hayes, Claire Bloom, Judi Dench, Ian McKellen, Much Ado About Nothing, Ado, Maggie Smith, Richard Burton, Al Pacino

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