Steve Mcqueen signed 1974 The Great Escape PAPILLON Oscar program
A cast signed autographed page, from Emile LaVigne's Signed Academy Awards Book.
The page (removed from the original book), has been Signed by Steve Mcqueen, Dustin Hoffman, and Fred Astaire, and several other stars
Steve Mcqueen has added the line "To My Friend "The MudHen" with affection , Steve.
It is very rare for Mcqueen to sign with any type of extra comments like this !
(the Mudhen was reference to Emile being his makeup artist !)
The Great Escape Photo shown is available separately, and shown as a presentation idea only.
Steve Mcqueen. (comes with a McQueen handwritten message - very rare !!!)
Dustin Hoffman (on rear)
Fred Astaire (on rear)
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Hollywood makeup artist Emile LaVigne took his copy of the 1964 book The Academy Awards: A Pictorial History
and obtained the personally inscribed autographs of a magnificent array of Oscar winners.
Before the book pages were seperated and auctioned , it had the autographs of:
John Wayne, Katharine Hepburn (twice), Fredric March (twice), Bette Davis, Henry Fonda, Jennifer Jones, Ray Milland, Gregory Peck (twice),
Jason Robards, William Holden (twice), Charlton Heston, Eva Marie Saint, Ernest Borgnine, Jack Lemmon (twice, both times signed "Jack"),
David Niven (three times), Yul Brynner, Ingrid Bergman, Joanne Woodward, Alec Guiness, Max von Sydow, Maximilian Schell, Paul Newman,
Anne Bancroft, Elizabeth Taylor, Maggie Smith, Art Carney, Cloris Leachman, Gig Young, Fred Astaire, Dustin Hoffman, Goldie Hawn and George C. Scott.
The book also had the signatures of such stars as Richard Burton (who had signed with Taylor),
Natalie Wood (twice), Peter Sellers, Charles Bronson, Sally Kellerman, Gilbert Roland, Jane Wyatt, Robert Young, Lauren Bacall, Don Knotts,
Richard Chamberlain, Will Geer, Cameron Mitchell, Roy Scheider, Wilfrid Hyde-White, George Segal, Richard Benjamin, Paula Prentiss, Douglas Fairbanks,
Jr., Roddy McDowall, Nina Foch, James Coco, Peter Cushing and Telly Savalas.
Pages came from the original 7.5" x 10" hardbound book , and was handled by all these stars !
A unique and stunning array of major Hollywood Star autographs, from the estate of man who worked intimately with most of the "greats." - Emile LaVigne.
This particular page was signed in 1974 at the Oscar awards.