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Charles Sheldon
Marion Davies

1936

$5,200
$6,50020% Off

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A dashing original pastel illustration, a scarce surviving Golden Age of Hollywood cover portrait of the lovely Marion Davies. Davies, a true film legend, dressed to the nines is captured in an opulent and unabashedly art deco over the shoulder pose by frequent Golden-era tinsel town illustrator Charles Gates Sheldon. This large and inventive work was used as the March 1936 cover of Movie Classic magazine. Pastel is in a fine original state of conservation and framed and matted behind glass in an an ornate gesso period antique frame. A copy of the published magazine is included in the sale. Sight Size 16" x 22" Framed 28 1/4" x 34"

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