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image of Original press photograph of director Cecil B. DeMille at the Paramount Studio Gymnasium, 1951

Original press photograph of director Cecil B. DeMille at the Paramount Studio Gymnasium, 1951

by Cecil B. DeMille (subject)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1951
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$300.00

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Hollywood: Paramount Pictures, 1951. Vintage press photograph of director Cecil B. DeMille standing at the entrance to the the Paramount Studio Gymnasium in 1951, likely taken during production of DeMille's 1952 film "The Greatest Show on Earth." With a provenance stamp on the verso. The gymnasium was created from the old United Studios barn, a result of… Read more
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$300.00
image of Our Daily Bread (Original photograph of the film's premiere at the Chicago World Fair, 1934)

Our Daily Bread (Original photograph of the film's premiere at the Chicago World Fair, 1934)

by King Vidor (director, story); Elizabeth Hill, Joseph L. Mankiewicz (screenwriters); Karen Morley, Tom Keene, John Qualen, Barbara Pepper (starring)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1934
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$75.00

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Los Angeles: United Artists, 1934. Vintage press photograph of the film's premiere at the Chicago World Fair, at the "Century of Progress" exhibition, on July 30, 1934. The premiere was reported as being attended by 15,000 people, including international celebrities, civic and industrial leaders, newspapermen, and five governors. In early October, 1934 the film had a special White House… Read more
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$75.00
image of Original portrait photograph of Orson Welles, circa 1939

Original portrait photograph of Orson Welles, circa 1939

by Orson Welles (subject)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1939
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$375.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1939. Vintage portrait photograph of a young Orson Wells, circa 1939. "Culver Pictures, Inc." stamp, "24749" stamp, and two other stamps obscured by paper tape, on verso. 1939 would be a key year for Welles, who, upon the success of the CBS Radio show "The Mercury Theatre on the Air," Welles would sign with RKO Pictures,… Read more
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$375.00
image of Original photograph of strikebreakers in New York City, 1930

Original photograph of strikebreakers in New York City, 1930

by [Proletarian interest] [Strikebreakers]

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1930
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$325.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1930. Vintage photograph showing rows of cots and resting or idle strikebreakers at the 147th St yards of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company, 1930. With a mimeo snipe, press agency stamps, one dated "Jun 28 1930," and holograph pencil annotations on the verso. The Interborough Rapid Transit Company of one of the original private companies… Read more
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$325.00
image of Archive of six original photographs of opera star Anna Moffo

Archive of six original photographs of opera star Anna Moffo

by Anna Moffo (subject); Tulio Farabola, Louis Melcancon, et al (photographers)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1960
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$165.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1960. Archive of six vintage photographs of opera singer Anna Moffo, all taken circa late 1950s and early 1960s. American-born opera singer Anna Moffo was one the leading coloratura sopranos of her generation, debuting on the Italian stage in 1955 and achieving lasting fame there after appearing on Italian television as Cio-Cio San in a… Read more
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$165.00
image of Original photograph of Tallulah Bankhead rehearsing a vaudeville sketch, 1929

Original photograph of Tallulah Bankhead rehearsing a vaudeville sketch, 1929

by Tallulah; Bankhead Bernard Nedell, Ernest Jay (subjects)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1929
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$425.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1929. Vintage borderless press photograph of actors Tallulah Bankhead, Bernard Nedell, and Ernest Jay rehearsing a one-act vaudeville sketch titled "The Snob" for a variety show taking place at the Palladium in London on December 2, 1929. With the stamp of Graphic Photo Union press agency and mimeo snipe on the verso. Bankhead's vaudeville stage debut,… Read more
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$425.00
image of Original press photograph of Charlie Chaplin, circa 1975

Original press photograph of Charlie Chaplin, circa 1975

by Charlie Chaplin (subject)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1975
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$35.00

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N.p.: Universal Pictures, 1975. Vintage press photograph of Charlie Chaplin, circa 1975. Mimeo snipe and holograph annotations on the verso. 10 x 8 inches Near Fine.
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image of Archive of 20 photographs of the Shell 4000 Rally, 1964

Archive of 20 photographs of the Shell 4000 Rally, 1964

by Robert C.; Ragsdale W.B. Edwards, Victor Leagas (photographers)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1964
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$450.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1964. Archive of 1 color and 19 black-and-white photographs of the Shell 4000 Rally car race, held from April 18-24, 1964. Fifteen photographs with the stamp of photographer Robert C. Ragsdale on the verso, one photograph each with the stamps of photographers W.B. Edwards and Victor Leagas. The Shell 4000 Rally was held annually between… Read more
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$450.00
image of Original photograph of Josep Maria Sert and Isabelle Roussandana Mdivani, circa 1930s

Original photograph of Josep Maria Sert and Isabelle Roussandana Mdivani, circa 1930s

by Josep Maria Sert, Isabelle Roussandana Mdivani (subjects)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1930
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$550.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1930. Vintage photograph of artist Josep Maria Sert and his wife, sculptor Isabelle Roussandana Mdivani, in front of Sert's mural "The Marriage of Quiteria," located in the Waldorf Astoria's Sert Room, which contains 15 murals by the artist. With a mimeo snipe on the verso. Sert's other work includes the interior of the Vic Cathedral… Read more
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$550.00
image of Collection of three original photographs of Pierre Etaix, circa 1963

Collection of three original photographs of Pierre Etaix, circa 1963

by Pierre Etaix (subject)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1963
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$375.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1963. Collection of three vintage portrait photographs of French actor, director, and comedian Pierre Etaix. Two photographs with press agency stamps on the verso, the third with a press agency stamp and French language mimeo snipe dated 12.1.63 noting that Etaix and Alain Robbe-Grillet were both awarded the Prix Louis-Delluc for Best Film, for "The Suitor" and… Read more
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$375.00
image of Original photograph of Joseph Beuys, 1982

Original photograph of Joseph Beuys, 1982

by Joseph Beuys (subject)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1982
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$375.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1982. Vintage photograph of artist Joseph Beuys sitting amongst a crowd at an anti-NATO demonstration held in Bonn, Germany on October 6, 1982. Also scene in the photograph are German Green Party Member of Parliament Gert Bastian, and Beuys' wife, Eva Wurmbach. With the stamps of press agencies Poly-Press and Lynx on the verso. 8.5… Read more
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$375.00
image of Original photograph of Robert Rauschenberg, 1979

Original photograph of Robert Rauschenberg, 1979

by Robert Rauschenberg (subject); John Doman (photographer)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1979
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$450.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1979. Vintage photograph of artist Robert Rauschenberg in the pressroom of the "Miami Herald," in December of 1979. With holograph annotations on the verso identifying Rauschenberg and crediting photographer John Doman, as well as numerous date stamps, on the verso. Rauschenberg was at the newspaper office to create an original lithograph for the cover of… Read more
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$450.00
image of Original photograph of Henry, Peter, and Jane Fonda in New York City, circa 1965

Original photograph of Henry, Peter, and Jane Fonda in New York City, circa 1965

by Don Ornitz (photographer); Henry Fonda, Peter Fonda, Jane Fonda (subjects)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1965
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$550.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1965. Vintage borderless press photograph of Fondas Henry, Peter, and Jane outside of the a Whelan's Drugstore in New York City, circa the mid-1960s. With the New York stamp of photographer Don Ornitz, and the stamp of UK press agency Pictorial Press on the verso. 8 x 10 inches. Near Fine.
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$550.00
image of Alessandro Albrizzi (Two original photographs, circa 1950s)

Alessandro Albrizzi (Two original photographs, circa 1950s)

by [Alessandro Albrizzi]

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1950
Item Price
$175.00

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Paris: William Morris Agency, 1950. ry Good Plus overall, with faint foxing and slight curling.
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$175.00
image of Phase 2 (Original photograph from the Off-Broadway show, circa 1962)

Phase 2 (Original photograph from the Off-Broadway show, circa 1962)

by Morton Shapiro (photographer); Lucienne Bridou, Bill Heyer, Judy Martin, Larry Hankin (starring)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1962
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$250.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1962. Vintage oversize photograph from the Off-Broadway cabaret show "Phase 2," circa 1962. With the stamp of "Horizon" magazine on the verso, along with holograph annotations crediting photographer Morton Shapiro, and noting the photographs inclusion in the January 1962 issue. French-American actress Lucienne Bridou would star in both the Broadway and film versions of "A… Read more
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$250.00
image of The Premise (Three original photographs from the 1960-1962 Off-Broadway show)

The Premise (Three original photographs from the 1960-1962 Off-Broadway show)

by [The Premise] James Frawley, Joan Darling, Theodore J. Flicker (members), Morton Shapiro (photographer)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1962
Item Price
$425.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1962. Three vintage oversize photographs from a circa 1962 performance from the pioneering improv group The Premise, one featuring founder and performer Theodore J. Flicker, one featuring original players James Frawley and Joan Darling, and one showing theatre entrance. Each with the stamp of "Horizon" magazine on the verso, along with holograph annotations crediting photographer Morton Shapiro,… Read more
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image of Original photograph of Leslie Caron, circa 1970s

Original photograph of Leslie Caron, circa 1970s

by Leslie Caron (subject); Araldo de Crollalanza (photographer)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1970
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$175.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1970. Vintage oversize, borderless press photograph of actor and dancer Leslie Caron, circa 1970s. With stamp of photographer Araldo de Crollalanza on the verso. 13 x 8.5 inches. Very Good plus.
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image of Original photograph of Barbara Stanwyck and Robert Taylor in 1939

Original photograph of Barbara Stanwyck and Robert Taylor in 1939

by Barbara; Stanwyck Robert Taylor (subjects)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1939
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$85.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1939. Vintage press photograph of Barbara Stanwyck and Robert Taylor, along with some friends, in 1939, the year they were married. With a holograph pencil notation on the verso identifying the couple and year. 7 x 9.5 inches. Very Good, with pinholes to the corners, and a one inch jagged closed tear, repaired with white… Read more
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$85.00
image of Original photograph of Charlie Chaplin and Jean Cocteau, circa 1955

Original photograph of Charlie Chaplin and Jean Cocteau, circa 1955

by Charlie; Chaplin Jean Cocteau

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1955
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$175.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1955. Vintage borderless press photograph of Charlie Chaplin and Jean Cocteau in Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, France, circa 1955. With the stamp of the Dalmas photo agency and International Magazine Services on the verso, along with holograph annotations. Chaplin and Cocteau first met in 1936, while traveling by boat to Japan, and remained friendly throughout the intervening years.… Read more
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$175.00
image of Original photograph of Yves Saint Laurent, Catherine Deneuve, and Jean Claude Brialy in 1968

Original photograph of Yves Saint Laurent, Catherine Deneuve, and Jean Claude Brialy in 1968

by Yves; Saint Laurent Catherine Deneuve, Jean Claude Brialy (subjects)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1968
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$175.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1968. Vintage press photograph of actors Catherine Deneuve and Jean Claude Brialy congratulating fashion designer Yves Saint Laurent on the release of his 1968 spring and summer collection. With a mimeo snipe on the verso from United Press International, dated January 30, 1968, along with later UPI and date stamps. 8.75 x 6.5 inches. About… Read more
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