Lot 33
  • 33

After William Zorach

Estimate
400 - 600 GBP
Sold
1,250 GBP
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Description

  • Look Film Achievement Award for A Streetcar Named Desire
  • medallion signed Zorach and the reverse with a label stamped Medallic Art Company, New York
  • gilt-metal, ebonised wood
  • 25.5 by 17cm., 10 by 6¾in.
  • Made circa 1950.
the ebonised mount with easel support

Catalogue Note

There is an atmospheric film-clip of Vivien being presented with this award for best actress by Gardner Coles, the editor of Look magazine in a Warner Pathe News Reel from 1952, 'Vivien Leigh Wins 'Look' Award'.

The previous year this award had been awarded to Bette Davis (a visitor to Notley Abbey) for All About Eve.

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