Sale 22TH01 | Lot 2076

EDITH HEAD (1897-1981) Original costume design for a daytime dress worn by Elizabeth Taylor in A Place in the Sun.

Catalogue: Stage & Screen
Edith Head  Original costume design for a daytime dress worn by Elizabeth Taylor in A Place in the Sun.

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Lot 2076
EDITH HEAD (1897-1981) Original costume design for a daytime dress worn by Elizabeth Taylor in A Place in the Sun.
An original watercolor and pencil design depicting the white dress to be worn by Elizabeth Taylor in A Place in the Sun 1954, inscribed by Head in pencil "A Place in the Sun"/Elizabeth Taylor/1951 and signed Edith Head at lower left. The full sheet 16 3/4 x 14 inches (42 x 36 cm). Fine.

An effervescent costume design for Elizabeth Taylor's character in A Place in the Sun, for which Edith Head won Best Costume Design - Black-and-White at that year's Academy Awards.


Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Sold for $8,190 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Sold for $8,190 (includes buyer's premium)

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Stage & Screen

Fri, Jun 24, 2022 at 10am EDT
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