She has been an image of the girl time, famous for her incredible beauty plus her performing talent : for which the lady was granted two Academy Awards along with a Tony. Vivien Leigh really captured the particular hearts and imagination associated with film plus theatre heading audiences within the 30s, forties, 50s and past.
Right now, selected products from the girl estate is going to be sold at Sotheby’s, offering fans plus collectors the opportunity to own an item of amusement history, which includes furniture, works of art, jewellery plus couture clothes.
Products include the golden-haired wig Leigh wore whenever she performed Blanche Dubois opposite Marlon Brando within the 1951 version of A Streetcar Named Wish – a task for which the girl won certainly one of her Oscars. It is expected to retrieve £600.
Buyers may also purchase Leigh’s Gone With all the Wind manuscript which was provided to her by cast plus crew from the film.
See some other highlights in the auction:
A precious metal eternity band engraved along with ‘Laurence Olivier Vivien Eternally’, given to Vivien Leigh through Laurence Oliver.
The diamond ribbon and bow brooch or even pendant from your mid-19th one hundred year
Victor Stiebel red full duration evening gown, circa 1961
The paiting associated with Vivien’s house, Notley Abbey by Sara Piper
A family portrait of Vivien Leigh simply by Augustus Sara