Pamela Chandler (1928-1993): Collection of five coloured photographic prints of J. R. R. Tolkien and his wife Edith, early prints taken from her 1966 photo session in the Tolkien house and garden, Oxford, each annotated verso with subject details - e.g. 'Prof. & Mrs J R R Tolkien, in his study at their Oxford Home, Prof. Tolkien is holding the latest translation into Japanese of his now world famous work, The Lord of the Rings. It is notable that the image of Tolkien at his desk includes his map of Middle Earth and diary appointments for the week.
Sold for £320
Each approximately 30 x 24cm
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Auction: Specialist Collector's Sale Featuring The Photographer Pamela Chandler's (1928-1993) Collection, Wed, 1st Dec 2021
Presale viewing and attendance on sale day strictly by appointment only, please book your appointment by telephoning the office on 01206 754754. Please note cars are on view off site Saturday 27th November between 10am-12pm and Monday 29th November between 10am-3pm, details will be given on booking an appointment
Three day Collectors' sale to incorporate Coins, Weapons and Militaria.
Day One - Lots 1 - 1099 (Jewellery, Coins & Militaria)
Day Two - Lots 1100 - 1917 (Ceramics & Glass; The Photographer Pamela Chandler's Collection lots 1450-1553 including photographs, negatives, letters including from J R R Tolkein, first edition books & related material; Ephemera & Stamps; Books & Toys)
Day Three - Lots 1979 - 2765 (Cars & Automobilia; Vintage & Designer Clothing; Music, Cameras & Miscellaneous)
Presale viewing strictly by appointment will be:
Friday 26th November 1pm until 5pm
Saturday 27th November 9am until 1pm
Monday 29th November 9am until 5pm
Please note cars are on view off site Saturday 27th November between 10am-12pm and Monday 29th November between 10am-3pm, details will be given on booking an appointment
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