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Lot #5007
W. C. Fields Signed Photograph

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Vintage matte-finish 8 x 10 half-length photo of Fields posing with a cane on his shoulder, signed and inscribed in fountain pen, with Fields adding the inscription along the cane, "To Ray Sperry, Best wishes," and his name on his pocket square, "W. C. Fields.” In fine to very fine condition. Ray Sperry was an actor and a stand-in for child actor and classmate Freddie Bartholomew in the movies Little Lord Fauntleroy (1936), Captain Courageous (1937) and others. He later worked as a screenwriter and then for Lockheed Vega in the aerospace industry.

Auction Info

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

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