August 26, 2021 Rock & Roll, Entertainment, Sports and Americana
This lot is closed for bidding. Bidding ended on 8/26/2021

Offered is an impressive 1935 oversized Universal Studios-issued news service photo of Frankenstein's monster himself, Boris Karloff promoting The Return of Frankenstein. The back stampings read "KARLOFF / UNIVERSAL PICTURES STAR" and "JUL 16 1935".  The still-attached paper caption reads "In a distinct class as the foremost genius make-up and character delineation, Boris Karloff definitely fills the cinematic niche left vacant by the late Lon Chaney. Karloff's next two for Universal will be 'The Return of Frankenstein' and 'The Raven'." An incredible Hollywood artifact referencing two of the most famous Universal "Monster" movies ever made. The photo measures 9 x 12 1/2 inches and presents Excellent to Mint condition.

1935 Boris Karloff Oversized Studio-Issued News Service Photo – Jack Freulich Portrait – Promoting <em>Return of Frankenstein</em> and <em>The Raven</em>
Current Bidding
Minimum Bid: $50
Final prices include buyers premium: $86
Estimate: $100 - $200
Number Bids: 2
Auction closed on Thursday, August 26, 2021.
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