A collection of signed material,
Lot 253
A collection of signed material,
Sold for £648 (US$ 998) inc. premium

Lot Details
The John W. Mitchell Collection The following nine lots are from the collection of the late John W. Mitchell, production sound mixer/recordist. Mitchell's distinguished career in film spanned some seven decades and his many credits include 'Goodbye, Mr Chips', 'Great Expectations', 'Kind Hearts And Coronets', 'The African Queen', 'The Bridge On The River Kwai', 'From Russia With Love', 'The Spy Who Came In From The Cold', 'Live And Let Die', 'Le Mans' and 'A Passage To India'. His autobiography, 'Flickering Shadows' was published in 1997 by Harold Martin & Redman Ltd. and a copy is included in this lot. A collection of signed material,
including: letter from Alexander Korda on London Film stationery, 2nd. February 1937, several letters from Lord Snowdon, letters/cards from Alec Guinness, letters from Katharine Hepburn, postcard from Ken Russell ('have tried to get you onto several of my productions but you have always been busy. Am fixed up for 'Tommy'- my next movie-but who knows what the future holds'), letters/cards from Laurence Olivier, John Mills, Burt Reynolds, Dirk Bogarde and others, and signed photographs of Edward G. Robinson, Dirk Bogarde, Bette Davis, Peter Ustinov and the casts of 'Death On The Nile' and 'Evil Under The Sun', Meryl Streep and Sophia Loren
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