Classic Entertainment Autographs

Cat. #0010415: GARY COOPER

Bold vintage blue ballpoint pen signature on a 4 x 6.25-inch tan autograph album page, acquired in-person in the late 1950s and decorated with a small magazine image. In good condition, with a notation by the original collector recording the star's 1961 death in the upper left-hand corner. Iconic leading man Gary Cooper earned received five Academy Award nominations for Best Actor, winning twice, as well as an Honorary Oscar for his six decades of work in film. His long list of classic credits includes Wings (1927), The Shopworn Angel (1928), A Farewell to Arms (1932), Alice in Wonderland (1933), Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (1936), The Adventures of Marco Polo (1938), Beau Geste (1939), Meet John Doe (1941), The Pride of the Yankees (1942), For Whom the Bell Tolls (1943), The Fountainhead (1949), and High Noon (1952).