A pair of Rouben Mamoulian-owned suitcases
Larger leather case stamped "R.M.," with luggage tag giving Mamoulian's address at Film Paramount, Paris. Both cases bear numerous period luggage stickers, many with Mamoulian's name, including those from the Grand Hotel, Siena; the Grand Hotel, Florence; French Line Havre-Southampton-New York; Matson Line Hawaii-New Zealand-Australia; the Savoy Hotel, London; the Hotel Subasio, Assisi; and the Excelsior Hotel in Rome. Mamoulian was a master of both stage and film, and directed the first productions of Oklahoma! (1943) and Carousel (1945) as well as the films Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1931) and Queen Christina (1933).
Largest, 21 1/4 x 6 1/4 x 13 3/4 in.