152

[AFRICAN AMERICANA] -- [FILM]. A group of 21 lobby cards and publicity stills for films starring African American casts, comprising:

Seven publicity stills for Native Son, an Argentine film based on a book by the same title by Richard Wright, directed by Pierre Chenal, 1951 (one photo with upper corners torn).

Three publicity stills for Bright Road, 1953. A low-budget MGM film about an idealistic first-year teacher who takes a position in a rural, primarily African American, school.

One publicity still for Chicago After Dark, 1946.

One publicity still for Condemned Men.

One publicity still for Sugar Hill Baby. 1938.

Eight Lobby cards, color, 11 x 14 in., for The Harlem Globe Trotters. 1957, directed by Phil Brown. Re-release of 7 of the 8, originally released in 1951, and one card from the original release (some minor wear and scuffing, especially of the original card).

Together, 21 items, condition generally very good unless otherwise noted. 

Estimate: $500 - $700
Unsold

Internet Bidding
 

Have a Similar Item?

Consign With Us
 

SHIPPING & PICKUPS 

Cowan’s Cincinnati Office offers an in-house, full-service shipping department which is unparalleled in the auction industry. Shipping costs are provided with your finalized invoice 24-48 hours after auction. For furniture and oversized items, we recommend using third-party services. For more information, click HERE or contact cowansshipping@hindmanauctions.com.  

NOTE: All pickups and preview are by appointment only. To make an appointment, please call 513-871-1670 or email cincinnati@hindmanauctions.com