W. C. FIELDS Signing as "The great man/Continental Claude", he pens a letter to his mistress Carlotta in New York Autograph Letter signed: "The great man/Continental Claude", 1p, 8½x10¼. On lightweight airmail paper. No place, no date, but with original envelope postmarked Los Angeles, Hollywood, December 27, 1939. Addressed by Fields to Miss C. Douglas [Carlotta Monti], Hotel Marie Antoinette, Broadway at 66 St., New York City. Torn flap. Creased, soiled and worn. Unrelated notes on verso (unknown hand). In full: "Something or other was at ah La Cava's Morales you know her and she enquired about you. I told her you were making the grade in N.Y. That you had been on here to attend your case but returned. She expressed regrets she had not seen you. She made La Cava a sweater. I think I admired the sweater and she suggested making me one. Being continental and never forgetting the days of chivalry I accepted graciously. She evidently knows Margo and they are coming some afternoon to measure me. Do you think I should order a pair if drawers too? This thing is running into a book, so will saw off. Keep well- and think for pastime. Always my best and most important wishes. M.M. sends Love." Creased, folds, lightly nicked edges. W.C. read more...
Actors & Actresses from the 2000s | Apparel
EDIE ADAMS Elegant skirt and jacket designed by John Cavanagh, worn by Adams for a 1966 magazine cover, obtained from the estate of the late Ernie Kovacs and Edie Adams Dress, unsigned. Straight fitted skirt lined in black satin, and single-button jacket with two placket pockets, trimmed with a white collar and lined in cream satin. read more...
Sale Price $450.00
SHIRT WORN BY MARLON BRANDO IN MUTINY ON THE BOUNTY Off-white, long sleeve Machin shirt with an embroidered "MB" tag inside the collar beneath the "Machlin/Shirtmaker/Los Angeles" label. Not signed. Fine condition. Accompanied by a letter of authenticity signed and dated: "Richard Kohn 8/6/01", 1p, 8½x11. read more...
Sale Price $2,550.00
FROM THE ESTATE OF GEORGE BURNS: HIS SMOKING JACKET! [GEORGE BURNS]. George Burns' smoking jacket, size Medium, style 0783. Red and black silk with black pinstriped belt. Label, 2¾ inches by ¾ inches, of fashion designer Fernando Sanchez sewn in. read more...
Sale Price $1,360.00
RICHARD CRENNA Military-style desert camouflage outfit designed for actor Richard Crenna's Col. Trautman in Rambo III (1988), intentionally soiled for use in the action movie Ephemera unsigned. Costume was designed for Crenna's character Col. Trautman in Rambo III (1988). read more...
Sale Price $1,530.00
RICHARD CRENNA Costume designed for actor Richard Crenna's Col. Trautman in the 1988 movie Rambo III Ephemera unsigned. Costume was designed for Crenna's character Col. Trautman in Rambo III (1988). It includes desert read more...
Sale Price $1,530.00
MIKE DITKA Replica Chicago Bears jersey signed by the Hall of Famer on his number on the back. Jersey signed: "MikeDitka". Replica Chicago Bears jersey, size 52, bearing his name and number 89. Signed on his number on the back. Pro Football Hall of Famer Mike Ditka (b.1939) was NFL Rookie of Year (1961) and five-time Pro Bowl tight end for the Chicago Bears. read more...
Sale Price $743.75
SHIRLEY MAC LAINE Satin skirt designed for her in the 1960 movie Can-Can Costume, unsigned. Black and brown striped satin skirt, lined with ruffles. Worn by her in the film Can-Can (1960). A Western Costume Co. tag attached to the inner waist seam bears MacLaine's name, written in ink. read more...
Sale Price $1,360.00
DON MEREDITH The star NFL quarterback signed this replica Dallas Cowboys jersey Jersey signed: "Don Meredith". Replica Dallas Cowboys, blue and white, football jersey, with numbers sewn on. Signed on his #17 on back. read more...
Sale Price $850.00
JOHN RIGGINS He signs a replica of his Redskins jersey, adding his Hall of Fame date. Jersey signed: "John Riggins HOF/92". Official replica Washington Redskins football jersey with Riggins name and number sewn on the back, signed in black felt tip in the first digit of his number 44. read more...
Sale Price $935.00