King of Kings

Beverly Hills, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1961. Vintage borderless reference photograph from the set of the 1961 film, showing director Nicholas Ray and his wife, choreographer Betty Utey, in conversation with actress Brigid Bazlen (who plays Salome in the film). With a printed mimeo snipe affixed to the verso, along with a partial label.

Loosely based on the life of Jesus Christ, from his birth in Bethlehem to his crucifixion and subsequent resurrection. Ray's blockbuster Biblical epic, hot on the heels of "Ben-Hur" (1959).

Shot on location in Spain.

8 x 10 inches. Near Fine.

[Book #149691]

Price: $325.00