A storyboard book for Billy Wilder's The Spirit of St. Louis
Warner Bros., 1957. A large album bound in black boards, handpainted with white letters, "The Spirit of St. Louis / Billy Wilder" containing approximately 98 leaves, most with four individual brownline reproduction storyboards laid down to them, all with handwritten caption describing the action, a few panels handcolored. The film starred James Stewart as Charles Lindbergh and was nominated for an Academy Award® for Best Special Effects.
Provenance: Art Loel, the film's art director.
Album: 15 3/4 x 20 3/4 in.