High Society

Beverly Hills, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1956. Vintage candid reference photograph of actors Bing Crosby and Louis Armstrong on the set of the 1956 musical film. Holograph pencil annotations on the verso, regarding cropping and layout.

Based on the 1939 play "The Philadelphia Story" by Philip Barry, previously adapted in 1940 under the original title. Grace Kelly's only musical, and her final film before leaving acting to become Princess of Monaco. Nominated for two Academy Awards, including one for Cole Porter for his original song, the now classic "True Love."

Set in Rhode Island.

8 x 10 inches, with a wide bottom margin. Very Good plus, with light wear to the left edge.

Hirschhorn, The Hollywood Musical.


[Book #154514]