Vivien Leigh

Category: Vivien Leigh
Status: Available
Ref: 10365
Price: £395.00
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Vivien Leigh
Vivien Leigh

Outstanding British actress, for many years the wife of Laurence Olivier.

Leigh’s films include Fire Over England (1936), Dark Journey (1937), A Yank at Oxford (1938), Waterloo Bridge (1940), Lady Hamilton (1941), Caesar and Cleopatra (1945) and Anna Karenina (1948).

She won two Oscars – for the immortal Gone With The Wind (as Scarlett O’Hara, 1939) and for A Streetcar Named Desire (as Blanche Dubois, 1951).

This is an exquisite vintage coloured postcard of Vivien Leigh as Cynthia in Fire Over England (1936), nicely signed in blue fountain pen ink across the image. There's a very light crease across a dark area in the top right corner (you can't actually see it when the postcard is viewed head on, though my scanner has chosen to exaggerate it). Some equally light album adhesion markings to the reverse but overall condition is very good.