Lot 19
  • 19

Gertrude Hartley

600 - 900 GBP
6,875 GBP
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  • Gertrude Hartley
  • Gertrude Hartley's scrap album, 1940s-1960s
containing numerous press clippings, including articles discussing Vivien and Larry, promotional features on films (including Waterloo Bridge and Lady Hamilton) photos and articles on plays (including performances at Stratford-upon-Avon in 1955, Titus Andronicus, and Ivanov), numerous clippings relating to Vivien's protest in the Lords over the closure of St. James's Theatre, articles about public appearances, interviews, one letter ("Copy of a letter from Lord Sempill to Vivien"), photos of Vivien and her daughter (including wedding photos, two photos loose), and a transcript of an article in the New York Times copied by Alan Dent ("with pleasure, admiration and pride...for Gertrude Hartley"), some modern clippings relating to the Leigh archive at the V&A loosely inserted, folio, green cloth, some clippings coming loose, some staining to boards