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Anthony Wager

ANTHONY WAGER d1990. English actor best known for playing the role of young "Pip" in David Lean's classic film "Great Expectations" (1946). He later continued his career in Australia but moved to Indonesia for health reasons in the 1980s. He died in Bali aged just 58 in December 1990.

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Anthony Wager

Reference number:

8967
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Description:

An original vintage circa 1949 handwritten letter in ink on his own headed paper by Anthony Wager.

Certification:

The letter mentions Orson Welles 1949 film "Cagliostro" (Black Magic) made in Italy. One of a wonderful collection of over 50 celebrity letters all obtained during the late 1940s to early 1950s by a Mr Douglas Squires. He was involved in editing a School / University Film & Theatre Entertainment magazine during this period and wrote to celebrities looking for a contribution of autographs and signed photographs for the magazine. Many of the letters are gracious and detailed replies with many references to helping his project and mentions of their careers at that point in time. AFTAL Dealer No13 and UACC RD Memorabilia UK COA.

Size:

23x18cm Sized Letter

Condition:

Average. View Image. Minor folds. Some damp affecting the handwriting.

Anthony Wager

Reference number:

8966
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Description:

An original vintage circa 1948 three page handwritten letter in ink on his own headed paper by Anthony Wager.

Certification:

The letter with wonderful content (written when he was just 16 years old) importantly mentions "My favourite part so far is still that of Pip in Great Expectations". One of a wonderful collection of over 50 celebrity letters all obtained during the late 1940s to early 1950s by a Mr Douglas Squires. He was involved in editing a School / University Film & Theatre Entertainment magazine during this period and wrote to celebrities looking for a contribution of autographs and signed photographs for the magazine. Many of the letters are gracious and detailed replies with many references to helping his project and mentions of their careers at that point in time. AFTAL Dealer No13 and UACC RD Memorabilia UK COA.

Size:

23x17cm Sized Letter.

Condition:

Average. View Images. Minor folds. Some damp staining.

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