FRANCIS L. SULLIVAN

Vintage 7.25 x 9 glossy sepia tone chest-up costume portrait from Joan of Arc (1948), boldly signed and inscribed in turquoise fountain pen, “To Eileen/Francis L. Sullivan.”  Fine condition, with trimmed borders and notations on the reverse side.  The portly British character actor appeared in scores of films in England and Hollywood, and was also a distinguished stage actor. In 1955 he won a Tony Award for his portrayal of Sir Wilfred Robarts in Agatha Christie’s Witness for the Prosecution, a role later portrayed on film by Charles Laughton.

$115