Karl Struss (Photographer and Cinematographer; F. W. Murnau's Sunrise, Horror Classics, Tarzan Films) Autograph

Karl Struss (Photographer and Cinematographer; F. W. Murnau&

Karl Struss (Photographer and Cinematographer; F. W. Murnau's Sunrise, Horror Classics, Tarzan Films) Autograph

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Subject: Karl Struss
Size: Slightly under 3.5x6.5
Description: Very rare signed first day cover. The great photographer/cinematographer (1886-1981) deservedly won the first Best Cinematography Oscar for his stunning camerawork on F. W. Murnau's silent masterpiece, Sunrise (1927). He also did brilliant work for Charlie Chaplin's The Great Dictator (1940) and Limelight (1952), as well as the horror classics Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1931), The Island of Lost Souls (1932), and The Fly (1958). This is the last of two FDCs signed by Struss in our collection. (Vintage item dated Nov 23 1943)
Condition: Fine Minus with diagonal toning on the front and back
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