loading..

JOHN "DUKE" WAYNE - EPHEMERA UNSIGNED - HFSID 274919

JOHN WAYNE Cavalry gloves he wore in The Horse Soldiers Ephemera Unsigned. Leather, US Cavalry-style riding gloves worn by Wayne in the dramatic Civil War film, The Horse Soldiers (1959). Inside the left-hand glove is a sewn M-G-M label with John Wayne's name typed on it.

Sale Price $18,000.00

Reg. $20,000.00

Condition: fine condition
PSA / JSA Authentication Guarantee
Chat now or call 800-425-5379

JOHN WAYNE Cavalry gloves he wore in The Horse Soldiers Ephemera Unsigned. Leather, US Cavalry-style riding gloves worn by Wayne in the dramatic Civil War film, The Horse Soldiers (1959). Inside the left-hand glove is a sewn M-G-M label with John Wayne's name typed on it. John Wayne (1907-1979) is considered one of the greatest actors of all time, most famous for his many Western film roles. He made his debut in the 1926 silent film Brown of Harvard in an uncredited role. His first lead role came just four years later in Raoul Walsh's The Big Trail (1930), where Wayne portrays a trapper who is part of a settlement group travelling along the Oregon Trail. This role did not lead to stardom, but he continued to appear in B-movies throughout the 1930s. John Ford's 1939 film Stagecoach is the film that rocketed the actor to fame. Wayne's films tend to be either Westerns or military-themed. His most famous Westerns, including The Searchers (1956), Red River (1948), Rio Bravo (1959), and True Grit (1969), helped define the genre. As he grew more popular, he became a director and producer, earning the job to sit behind the camera for films like The Alamo (1960) and The Green Berets (1968). While his Westerns remain extremely popular today, perhaps his best known movie is the 1962 film The Longest Day, which depicts the events of the D-Day Invasion on the coast of Normandy, France. He was the embodiment of the American hero in over 200 films, fighting (on screen) for his country in many of them. Over the course of his decades-long career, Wayne earned three Academy Award nominations, winning one for Best Actor for his role as U.S. Marshall Rooster Cogburn in True Grit. Accompanied by authenticating letter from the L.A. Prop and Wardrobe Co. attesting that the gloves were used in the film and stored in studio archives after completion of the film. Gloves lightly worn from use in the film. Fine condition.

This website image may contain our company watermark. The actual item does not contain this watermark

See more listings from these signers
Make an offer today and get a quick response
Check your account for the status.

Following offer submission users will be contacted at their account email address within 48 hours. Our response will be to accept your offer, decline your offer or send you a final counteroffer. All offers can be viewed from within the "Document Offers" area of your HistoryForSale account. Please review the Make Offer Terms prior to making an offer.

If you have not received an offer acceptance or counter-offer email within 24-hours please check your spam/junk email folder.

 

World-Wide Shipping

Fast FedEx and USPS shipping

Authenticity Guaranteed

COA with every purchase

Questions Answered 24/7

Contact us day or night

Submit Offers

Get a quick response