GEORGE BURNS - AUTOGRAPHED INSCRIBED PHOTOGRAPH CO-SIGNED BY: GRACIE ALLEN - HFSID 257351
Sale Price $595.00
GEORGE BURNS and GRACIE ALLENSepia publicity photograph of George Burns and Gracie Allen. Photograph inscribed and signed: "Gracie Allen &/" and "To James/Sincerely/George Burns". Sepia, 8x10. BURNS (1896-1996) was a struggling vaudeville comedian when in 1922 he met ALLEN (1895-1964), who thought she had left show business for a secretarial career. Together, they became one of America's most beloved comedy teams, with Burns writing the lines and playing the straight man, and Allen getting the laughs. They debuted on radio in 1931. A string of comedy films followed over the next decade. Their popular TV show. The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show ran for eight years (1950-1958) until Gracie's retirement. Less successful at first without Gracie, Burns enjoyed a new period of success in a series of films beginning with The Sunshine Boys (1975), for which he won the Oscar as Best Supporting Actor. The octogenarian even played God for laughs in a series of films beginning with Oh, God (1977). Tack holes at top corners. Slight nick (all intact) at upper left edge. Fine condition.
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