A costume design for Burt Lancaster in Vengeance Valley
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1951. Pencil and watercolor on illustration board, signed ("Jalles"). Inscribed in pencil at upper left, "Burt Lancaster / #2 change / scn 3-7 / Ranch Rider." Additionally inscribed and signed by the director in pencil at lower right, "OK / Richard Thorpe." Depicting the actor in blue jeans, cowboy boots, a green Western style shirt and a tan cowboy hat. Inscribed on the verso with a list of costume components, including "athletic supporter for jeans." Vengeance Valley was based on an 1879 novel by Luke Short and starred Lancaster as a ranch foreman.
15 x 20 in.