Kathryn Grayson, autographed studio portrait AP146

1950s Kathryn Grayson was born Zelma Kathryn Elisabeth Hedrick in Winston-Salem, NC, on February 9, 1922. She was discovered by MGM talent scouts while singing on the radio. The studio quickly signed her to a contract. Kathryn, a coloratura soprano, made her first film in 1941, a "B" picture called Andy Hardy's Private Secretary (1941). She ...

Fortunio Bonanova, autographed fan photo AP140

1940s. Publicity portrait. Fortunio Bonanova was a familiar face in many films of Hollywood's golden age. His most memorable performance is that of the harried vocal coach of the second Mrs. Kane (Dorothy Commigore) in "Citizen Kane." In 1936, with the outbreak of the Spanish Civil War, he returned to the United States from Spain where his ...

Constance Bennett, autographed photograph AP138

Early 1930s studio portrait, publicity shot 8" x 10". Independent, outspoken Constance Bennett, the first of the Bennett sisters to enter films, appeared in New York-produced silents before a chance meeting with Samuel Goldwyn led to her Hollywood debut in Cytherea (1924). She abandoned a burgeoning career in silents for marriage to Philip Plant in 1925; after ...

Angelus Flip Top Kitchen Table SOLD F644

An Angelus flip-top table in the story book style with amazing original painted decoration. Great size that could fit almost anywhere and has major decorator appeal. Tudor or what I like to term Fairy Tale Design. Something straight out of a silent movie. Table measures 31 tall x 39 wide x 23 deep. Opens to ...

Monterey Classic Decorated Sideboard SOLD F642

Monterey Classic Sideboard with decorated Backsplash circa 1931-1933. Great original flowers and original orange hardware and what I call a Cedar finish. Smokey Maple has more brown in it and this finish was made during the same time as smokey maple.. So I term it Cedar. None the less a happy piece that would enhance ...

Mexican Aztec Calendar Designer Table SOLD F641

Certainly a one of a kind table.  Cool and gauche all at the same time. This table is based on an Italian designed cast iron base of certainly vintage heritage. Finished in actual gold leaf .Then topped off with a large cast stone and resin Aztec Calendar. Looks to be ground turquoise. Unusual and most ...