The Jungle Book

N.p. N.p., Circa 1942. Vintage borderless double weight reference photograph on the set of the 1942 film. "Photograph by Coburn" stamp and "Bison Archives" stamp on verso.

Based on the 1894 collection of stories by Rudyard Kipling.

The stunning Technicolor live-action version of the classic Kipling stories, made by the Hungarian born filmmaking team the Korda brothers (director Zoltan Korda, producer Alexander Korda, and art director Vincent Korda), which brilliantly utilized live exotic animals on huge, lush sets, and featured Indian born actor Sabu as Mowgli, the boy raised by wolves who can communicate with the animals of the jungle.

Nominated for four Academy Awards including Best Cinematography.

Set in a village in India, shot on location in Sherwood Forest, California.

8 x 10 inches. Near Fine.

Criterion Collection, Eclipse Series 30.

[Book #149132]

Price: $325.00