RUBY DEE - AUTOGRAPH CO-SIGNED BY: OSSIE DAVIS - HFSID 24982
RUBY DEE and OSSIE DAVIS Signatures from the Hollywood power couple on a 5x3 card Signatures: "Joy!/Ruby Dee" "&/Ossie Davis," 1p, 5x3. Bold signatures of the stage and screen stars, Dee signing in green and Davis in blue.
Sale Price $255.00
RUBY DEE and OSSIE DAVIS
Signatures from the Hollywood power couple on a 5x3 card
Signatures: "Joy!/Ruby Dee" "&/Ossie Davis," 1p, 5x3. Bold signatures of the stage and screen stars, Dee signing in green and Davis in blue. Davis wrote, directed and starred in Purlie Victorious in 1961; Dee starred in the stage and screen adaptation of Raisin in the Sun in 1959 and 1961. RUBY DEE (1922-2014), a multitalented veteran of stage, screen and television who made her Broadway debut in 1946 , married fellow performer OSSIE DAVIS in 1948, two years after they met during a Broadway production. Over the years, they have appeared together on Broadway (A Raisin in the Sun), screen (debuting in No Way Out in 1950) and television (from Roots: The Next Generations to the PBS series With Ossie & Ruby). The couple has also been active in social causes, including Black voting rights and the fight against sickle cell anemia. Dee has appeared in a number of feature films, including Spike Lee's Do The Right Thing (1989) and Jungle Fever (1991), and also appeared on TV's The Guiding Light. Also an accomplished writer, she co-authored the script for the 1967 film, Up Tight!, wrote the 1975 TV play, Twin-Bit Gardens, and published Glowchild, a book of poetry, in 1972. Multitalented Ossie Davis (1917-2005) In 1963, Davis and Dee participated in Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s March on Washington, and Davis gave the eulogies at the funerals of Malcolm X in 1965 and Dr. King in 1969. Fine condition.
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.