Classic Entertainment Autographs

Cat. #004031511: JAMES STEWART

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Nifty 8x10-inch black and white publicity portrait for Hitchcock's The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956), boldly signed in blue felt-tip marker in the 1980s. In very good condition. Oscar-winning Hollywood icon James Stewart developed his "likable everyman" persona during his work with Frank Capra on You Can't Take It with You (1938), Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939) and It's a Wonderful Life (1946).  His formula worked in every type of film, whether it be a western, biopic, thriller, or screwball comedy, and he left a beloved body of work, including The Gorgeous Hussey (1936), After the Thin Man (1936), Of Human Hearts (1938), The Shopworn Angel (1938), Destry Rides Again (1939), The Mortal Storm (1940), The Shop Around the Corner (1940), The Philadelphia Story (1940), Rope (1948), Harvey (1950), The Greatest Show on Earth (1952), The Glenn Miller Story (1954), Rear Window (1954), The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956), The Spirit of St. Louis (1957), Vertigo (1958), Bell Book and Candle (1958), Anatomy of a Murder (1959), The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962), Mr. Hobbs Takes a Vacation (1962), and How the West Was Won (1962).