Lot #796
John Garfield Signature

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Estimate: $100+

Description

Oscar-nominated actor (1913-1952) who appeared in such classics as The Postman Always Rings Twice and Gentleman's Agreement. Blacklisted in Hollywood for his liberal beliefs amid the second Red Scare, a 39-year-old Garfield died of heart failure just two months after returning to the stage in a revival of Golden Boy. Vintage ink signature, "John Garfield,” on a 5 x 3.75 album page. In fine condition, with faint edge toning.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts, Ft. Sports
  • Dates: #614 - Ended August 11, 2021





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