Lot #5252
Sessue Hayakawa Signed Photograph

This lot has closed

Estimate: $100+


Distinguished Japanese actor (1889-1973) best known for his Oscar-nominated portrayal of a prison-camp commander in the film Bridge on the River Kwai. Vintage matte-finish 7.5 x 9.5 portrait of Hayakawa by C. Henry Anderson of San Francisco, signed and inscribed in fountain pen, "To Sam Behrendy, with sincere regard, Sessue Hayakawa.” In very good to fine condition, with a small crease to the lower right corner tip, and heavy silvering to the edges.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Hollywood
  • Dates: #623 - Ended December 16, 2021

This item is Pre-Certified by Beckett
Buy a third-party letter of authenticity for (inquire for price)

*This item has been pre-certified by a trusted third-party authentication service, and by placing a bid on this item, you agree to accept the opinion of this authentication service. If you wish to have an opinion rendered by a different authenticator of your choosing, you must do so prior to your placing of any bid. RR Auction is not responsible for differing opinions submitted 30 days after the date of the sale.