An unusual collection relating to Shirley Temple, 1930s-40s,

This lot has been removed from the website, please contact customer services for more information

Lot 345
An unusual collection relating to Shirley Temple,
1930s-40s,

Sold for £ 720 (US$ 963) inc. premium
An unusual collection relating to Shirley Temple,
1930s-40s,
comprising twenty two various publicity and production stills signed by her, the majority dedicated To Margery; twenty nine privately taken photographs of Shirley, all inscribed by 'Hazel' on the reverse with details of time/place, for example, '...Here's another lovely snap of the adorable Shirley. I took this one outside the M.G.M. Casting Offices...Shirly is now 12 years old, really is so lovely...After I took this snap Shirley went on to the MGM schoolroom to have her lessons-she loves her schoolwork and is far above the average child in her work'; together with a few other photographs and a signed photograph of Bette Davis dated 1939

Footnotes

  • 'Margery' was the vendor's wife; 'Hazel' was a pen pal who seems to have been involved in the movie business.
Auction information

This sale is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future sales, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this sale, please contact customer services.

Buyers' Obligations

ALL BIDDERS MUST AGREE THAT THEY HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD BONHAMS' CONDITIONS OF SALE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM, AND AGREE TO PAY THE BUYER'S PREMIUM AND ANY OTHER CHARGES MENTIONED IN THE NOTICE TO BIDDERS. THIS AFFECTS THE BIDDERS LEGAL RIGHTS.

If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team.

Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories, buyer's premium excluding Cars, Motorbikes, Wine and Coin & Medal sales, will be as follows:

Buyer's Premium Rates
27.5% on the first £2,500 of the hammer price;
25% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £2,500 up to and including £300,000;
20% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £300,000 up to and including £3,000,000;
and 13.9% of the hammer price of any amounts in excess of £3,000,000.

VAT at the current rate of 20% will be added to the Buyer's Premium and charges excluding Artists Resale Right.

Payment Notices

For payment information please refer to the sale catalog.

Shipping Notices

For information and estimates on domestic and international shipping as well as export licenses please contact Bonhams Shipping Department.